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Upcoming talks here and there

I'm giving a dataviz talk in San Ramon, CA on Thursday Nov 9. Go here to register. *** Then next Monday (Nov 13, 11 am), I will be in Boston at Harvard Business Review, giving a "live whiteboard session" on A/B Testing. This talk will be streamed live on Facebook Live. *** Finally, my letter to the editor of New York Times Magazine was published this past Sunday. This letter...

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Dataviz Seminar and other upcoming events

Please help me spread the word on several upcoming events. If you're coming, please say hi!   Data Visualization Seminar - JMP Explorers Series WHEN: October 4, 2017 , Wed, 9 am - 2:30 pm (ET)WHERE: New School, 63 5th Avenue, New YorkREGISTER HERE: Link In this seminar, I offer tips on making effective visualizations of data, summarizing over a dozen years of critiquing thousands of data graphics. PS. New...

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Report from the NBA Hackathon 2017

Yesterday, I had the honor of being one of the judges at the NBA Hackathon. This is the second edition of the Hackathon, organized by the NBA League Office's analytics department in New York, led by Jason Rosenfeld, pictured here speaking to the crowd: The event was a huge draw - lots of mostly young basketball enthusiasts testing their hands at manipulating and analyzing data to solve interesting problems. I...

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Where I will be in the next few weeks

It's awfully quiet here lately as I am trying to manage a tight schedule. The problem with a tight schedule is the absence of "slack." Without slack, just one little unexpected event ruins your schedule. Like dominoes, everything gets pushed back. That event arrived in drips and drabs a couple of weeks ago as a major water leak broke out two floors above my apartment. I am still picking up...

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