Announcing our Featured Keynote Speaker!

Dr. Dominique Duval-Diop,
Chief Data Scientist of the United States of America

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Dr. Dominique Duval-Diop is an accomplished policy analyst, data scientist, and economic geographer, who has used data analytics and geospatial analysis to drive equitable decision-making as well as policy and program design. As the Chief Data Scientist of the United States and co-chair of the Equitable Federal Funding Interagency Working Group of the NSTC Subcommittee on Equitable Data, Dominique is working at the nexus of data, tech, and equity to help build the capacity of federal agencies to use data and technology to drive equity in infrastructure investments and other federal funding programs.

Prior to this role, she served as the Deputy U.S. Chief Data Scientist. Before joining OSTP, Dominique was an American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) fellow and later served as Associate Director of Gender and Social Inclusion at the Millennium Challenge Corporation, where she worked to advance the agency's use of data analytics and geospatial analysis to drive the equitable impact of international infrastructure programs in countries including Senegal, Mozambique, Tunisia, and the Solomon Islands.

In addition to her work on equitable data, Dominique enjoys mentoring the next generation of diverse data scientists, visualizing the future in art, and exploring nature.