• Data Sources and Tools "Out There"

    Aimed at a non-programming audience primarily - data set access and tools.

  • Exploring Big Visual Collections

    A short talk on approaches to exploring big visual collections and some tools available

  • Intro to Big Data and Data Science

    Big Data talk for undergrads in St Etienne.

  • Big Data and Data Science Overview

    Updated version of big data & data science for a lecture in MSc course in Quant Finance, Paris

  • Design for Interactive Data Vis (Lyon 2016)

    An introductory talk on interactive visualization principles, particularly applicable to journalism. Lots of examples.

  • Product Reviews with NLP and Elasticsearch

    Dato/Turi Data Science Symposium, June 12-13, SF.

  • A Little Twist on Reality

    Talk for Alt-Ai in NYC, May 22, 2016

  • Teaching Interactive Data Vis

  • Design for Interactive Data Vis

    An introductory talk on interactive visualization principles, particularly applicable to journalism. Lots of examples.

  • Text Analysis Without Programming

    An intro talk on text analysis relevant to journalists, digital humanists, and anyone with words to analyze. Focused on free or cheap tools, with a lot of visualization, too.

  • What is Big Data, Anyway?

    A presentation for non-technical folks in Communications and Journalism about some recent (and historical) trends in "Big Data."