FairUMAP 2019 Chairs' Welcome Overview

  title={FairUMAP 2019 Chairs' Welcome Overview},
  author={Bettina Berendt and Veronika Bogina and Robin D. Burke and Michael D. Ekstrand and Alan Hartman and Styliani Kleanthous and Tsvi Kuflik and Bamshad Mobasher and Jahna Otterbacher},
It is our great pleasure to welcome you to the Second FairUMAP workshop at UMAP 2019. This full-day workshop brings together researchers working at the intersection of user modeling, adaptation, and personalization on one hand, and bias, fairness and transparency in algorithmic systems on the other hand. The workshop was motivated by the observation that these two fields increasingly impact one another. Personalization has become a ubiquitous and essential part of systems that help users find… CONTINUE READING