Presented By O'Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
Feb 17–20, 2015 • San Jose, CA
Jeffrey Heer

Jeffrey Heer
Cofounder | Professor, Trifacta | University of Washington

Website | @jeffrey_heer

Jeff is Trifacta’s Chief Experience Officer and a Professor of Computer Science at the University of Washington, where he directs the Interactive Data Lab. Jeff’s passion is the design of novel user interfaces for exploring, managing and communicating data. The data visualization tools developed by his lab (D3.js, Protovis, Prefuse) are used by thousands of data enthusiasts around the world. In 2009, Jeff was named to MIT Technology Review’s list of “Top Innovators under 35″.

Sessions

9:50am–10:00am Friday, 02/20/2015
Keynotes
Location: Grand Ballroom 220
Jeffrey Heer (Trifacta | University of Washington)
Average rating: ****.
(4.39, 36 ratings)
Keynote with Jeffrey Heer, Co-Founder, Trifacta Read more.
10:40am–11:20am Friday, 02/20/2015
Design & Interfaces
Location: LL21 B
Tye Rattenbury (Trifacta), Jeffrey Heer (Trifacta | University of Washington)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 4 ratings)
The ability of software to recognize patterns in usage, data, or other inputs to improve a user’s experience & productivity is an expected attribute of modern software. Trifacta’s Jeffrey Heer and Tye Rattenbury discuss design and software architecture principles for creating intelligent software that incorporates learning to make the process of transforming data more intuitive and efficient. Read more.