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Make Data Work
Oct 15–17, 2014 • New York, NY
kim rees

kim rees
CEO and Head of Visualization, Periscopic

Website | @krees

Kim Rees is a founding partner of Periscopic: http://www.periscopic.com, an award-winning data visualization firm. Their work has been featured in MoMA as well as several online and print publications, including CommArts’ Interactive Annual, The Information Design Sourcebook, Adobe Success Stories, CommArts Insights, Infosthetics.com, FlowingData.com, and numerous websites, blogs, and regional media outlets.

Kim is a prominent individual in the information visualization community. She has been featured on CommArts Insights and has presented at several industry events including Strata, Eyeo, Visualized, OpenVis, and OSCON among others. Kim received her BA in Computer Science from New York University.

Sessions

9:00am–5:00pm Wednesday, 10/15/2014
SOLD OUT
Data-Driven Business Day
Location: 1 E20/1 E21
Alistair Croll (Solve For Interesting), Farrah Bostic (The Difference Engine), Edd Wilder-James (Google), Jennifer Zeszut (Beckon), Brian Dalessandro (Capital One), Jana Eggers (Nara Logics), Joe Caserta (Caserta Concepts), Joy Beatty (Seilevel), kim rees (Periscopic), Peter Ferns (Goldman Sachs & Co), Brigitte Piniewski (nonaffiliated ), Nellwyn Thomas (Etsy), Michael Rosenbaum (Pegged Software), Merici Vinton (OI Engine @ IDEO ), Mary Ann Wayer (Premier Inc), Rohit Jain (Esgyn), Amy Gaskins (Panopticon), Jen van der Meer (Reason Street), Mark Doms (United States Department of Commerce), Halle Tecco (Rock Health)
Average rating: ***..
(3.33, 12 ratings)
All-Day: For business strategists, marketers, product managers, and entrepreneurs, Data-Driven Business looks at how to use data to make better business decisions faster. Packed with case studies, panels, and eye-opening presentations, this fast-paced day focuses on how to solve today's thorniest business problems with Big Data. It's the missing MBA for a data-driven, always-on business world. Read more.
1:30pm–1:50pm Wednesday, 10/15/2014
Data-Driven Business Day
Location: E 20/ E 21
kim rees (Periscopic)
Average rating: **...
(2.00, 8 ratings)
We have the unfortunate tendency to fit our problems to the technology at hand. We should be looking for ways to bend technology to our problems...our big problems. Kim will take a long look into the future of data covering the controversial and hopeful areas of privacy, open data, hacking, ETL relief, latent machines, M2M, and mass crowdsourcing. Read more.