Forecasting For Social Good 2021

Adam Kells, PhD, will present:
‘Using Causal AI to Forecast Contraceptive Usage’

Using Causal AI to Forecast Contraceptive Usage

In this talk we describe the challenges and solutions developed for forecasting contraceptive use as part of the USAID competition. We used a variety of ensembling techniques, as well as advanced signal testing and causal discovery methods.