Catch the Replay: Meet a Data Scientist with Alberto Cairo

Alberto Cairo, University of Miami Institute for Data Science and Computing, Meet a Data Scientist lecture series

Catch the Replay: Meet a Data Scientist with Alberto…

(Read the post-series-launch NEWS@TheU story here.)

The first Meet a Data Scientist talk held on November, 4, 2020, featured Dr. Cairo, Director of IDSC Visualization, Data Communication, and Information Design; the Knight Chair in Visual Journalism; and an assistant professor in the Department of Journalism and Media Management and the Department of Interactive Media.  Dr. Cairo has an extensive career in the news industry and has consulted with media organizations and educational institutions in more than 30 countries. He currently works as a consultant for Google and the Congressional Budget Office. Microsoft has called Dr. Cairo a pioneer who’s always been “at the vanguard of visual journalism.”  He is the author of several books, including:

He has also written popular articles for numerous publications, such as The New York Times and Scientific American. In 2019, he was named an honorary member of the International Statistical Institute.

In his 11/4 presentation, Dr. Cairo shared the following tips/tools: