Pick this one! The science of algorithm overdependence
19 Feb 2021
Pick this one! The science of algorithm overdependence

Algorithms are part of our online lives, impacting everything from shopping decisions to viewing habits. But do we put too much faith in them? Canvas8 spoke to Dr. Sachin Banker, assistant professor at the University of Utah, to understand whether people are overdependent on algorithms.

Dr. Sachin Banker

Dr. Sachin Banker is assistant professor of marketing at the University of Utah's David Eccles School of Business. Previously, he was a postdoctoral research associate at Princeton University and earned his PhD from MIT.

Rachel Ousley

Rachel Ousley is Associate Insight Director at Canvas8, which specialises in behavioural insights and consumer research. A San Francisco native, she worked in communications before getting her Masters in Social Cognition from UCL. Outside of work, she loves live music, learning about true crime, and drinking good wine.