Denise Xifara

Co-founder, Nupinion





Denise is the co-founder of Nupinion, a social network for accessing quality journalism. She is passionate about combining machine learning and big data to empower citizens with information, build trust in quality journalism and foster media literacy.

Her work at Nupinion is focused on using AI to meaningfully aggregate and display news, evaluate political slant and identify echo chambers. Previously Denise worked as a Data Scientist for Decoded, and also collaborated with startups, building chatbot and blockchain applications. Denise's background is in statistics, having completed a PhD in statistical genetics at the University of Oxford. She is now also visiting data journalism lecturer at City University.