This conversation is for people who regularly think about, learn from, and visualize data sets. We’ll focus on techniques for investigating new data, tricks for dealing with large amounts of data, common questions, and tools for creating useful visualizations. Data geeks encouraged to join.
Hilary Mason is the Chief Scientist at bit.ly, where she finds sense in vast data sets. Her work involves both pure research and development of product-focused features.
She’s also a co-founder of HackNY, a non-profit organization that connects talented student hackers from around the world with startups in NYC.
She has discovered two new species, loves to bake cookies, and asks way too many questions.