Tag Archives: Jake Porway

Jake Porway of DataKind

Jake Porway of DataKind gives another entertaining talk. This one is more of a Superhero story. Just watch the video, and it will make sense.

Data For Good

We can no longer continue to build development projects without thinking about data, anymore than we could without thinking about a budget.

By Jake Porway of DataKind.

This is another good video about the the social problems that DataKind is hoping to solve.
Source: Code For America: Big Data For The Public Good

Data Scientists: The New Rock Stars of the Tech World

Data Scientists: The New Rock Stars of the Tech World.

Troy Sadkowsky of DataScientists.net conducted a very nice interview with Jake Porway of the NY Times R&D Lab and Data Without Borders. Here are some of the questions that got answered.

  • Why Data Scientists are Tech’s Rock Stars?
  • What does a Data Scientist do?
  • How to become a Data Scientist?