Milagros is a doctoral researcher at TU Berlin. In her dissertation, she investigates work practices of data creation such as data collection and annotation. Her focus lies on power dynamics and their effects on computer vision datasets. Broadly, Milagros is interested in questions of meaning creation and symbolic power encoded in training data. Her work comprises ethnographic fieldwork with data annotators, collectors, and scientists in different sites around the world. She holds a BA degree in Communication in Social and Economic Contexts (Universität der Künste Berlin) and a MA in Sociology (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and Universidad de Buenos Aires).
Research Group "Criticality of AI-based Systems"