I speak around the world on the topics of data literacy and storytelling with data.

Selected Talks

  • Bridging the Gap – lecture with Catherine D’Ignazio at the Data Literacy Conference (September 2016)
  • Out of the Spreadsheet and into the Community – lecture for civic technology professionals and researchers at the TICTec 2016 conference (April 2016)
  • Approaches to Building Big Data Literacy – lecture at the Bloomberg Data for Good Exchange (Sept 2015)
  • Using Data to Change the Conversation – Panel discussion at the Stanford Data on Purpose event hosted by Stanford’s Social Innovation Review (June 2015)
  • Data Analysis as Civic Engagement – panel speaker at the Data Across Scales conference at the Harvard Graduate School of Design (April 2015)
  • Storytelling with Data – lecture for professionals in Belo Horizonte, Brazil (March 2014)
  • Popular Data – remote keynote for the Open Data Hackathon in Belo Horizonte, Brazil (October 2013)
  • Fight the Bar Chart – lecture for the NetSquared meetup in Boston, MA (April 2013)
  • Data Therapy – ignite talk for the Boston Foundation Innovation Hub event in Boston, MA (November 2012)
  • Getting Starting in Data Driven Journalism – remote keynote for the Pen Plus Bytes conference in Ghana (October 2012)
  • Data Therapy – lecture for the Hacks/Hackers group in Boston, MA (May 2012)
  • Data Therapy – lecture for attendees at the Guiding Lights conference in Seattle, WA (March 2009)