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Diana completed her Bachelor of Systems Engineering in 2010, and Master’s in Systems Engineering and Computing Sciences in 2012, both in her native country, Colombia. From 2010 to 2016 she worked as a researcher in science and technology for a variety of Colombian government institutions in sectors such as finance, healthcare, justice and geosciences. Diana moved to New Zealand in 2016. Since then she has been working as a Research Fellow in Data Science for the Centre of Social Data Analytics, AUT. Her experience spans a variety of projects in data science and related areas, as well as teaching and tutoring in algorithms, programming and machine learning. Her research areas are transfer learning, lifelong learning, continual learning and human-algorithm interaction. She holds a PhD in Computer Science from the School of Computer Science at The University of Auckland, New Zealand.
Diana’s research interests span transfer learning, lifelong machine learning, continual learning and human-algorithm interaction. She is recently interested in the study of machine learning algorithms for supporting sequential and long-term fairness in societal problems.