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Make Data Work
Feb 17–20, 2015 • San Jose, CA

Jonathan Dinu
Founder, Zipfian Academy

Website | @clearspandex

Jonathan Dinu is the Co-founder and CTO of Zipfian Academy, an advanced training program for data scientists and data engineers in San Francisco. His background is in Computer Science and Physics at University of California – Berkeley. Previously, Jonathan built distributed machine learning algorithms for predictive analytics on Hadoop at Alpine Data Labs. Jonathan is a passionate teacher and speaker. He has run data science tutorials at DataWeek and PyData, and built a Data Visualization course at Udacity. Jonathan has also been a mentor at Dev Bootcamp, taught at General Assembly, and was an instructor at Hack Reactor. At Zipfian Academy, he teaches humans, who are more fun to teach than machines.


9:00am–12:30pm Wednesday, 02/18/2015
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Location: 210 C/G
Jonathan Dinu (Zipfian Academy)
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The best insight you produce is only as good as your ability to explain it. As data scientists and engineers, our task is not only to execute robust analyses, but also to convince decision-makers to act on data. Through an example-driven approach, attendees will examine features of great graphics, techniques of effective visualization, and learn to use D3.js to create their own data narrative. Read more.