Thanks to the hard work of our presenters, session leads, and Steering Committee, the 2019 MERL Tech DC agenda is ready, and we’re really excited about it!
On September 5-6, we’ll have our regular two days of lightning talks, break-out sessions, panels, Fail Fest, demo tables, and networking with folks from diverse sectors who all coincide at the intersection of MERL and Tech, Take a peek at the agenda here.
This year we are offering four pre-workshops on September 4 (separate registration required). Register at one of the links below. (Space is limited, so secure your spot now!)
- Big Data and Program Evaluation: Case Studies and Lessons Learned with Michael Bamberger, Pete York, and more
- Introduction to Text Analytics with Kerry Bruce and Joris Vandelanotte
- Operationalizing Responsible Data with Linda Raftree, Alex Robinson and others
- From Means and Medians to Machine Learning: Spatial Statistics Basics and Innovations with Alberto Nieto, Esri
You can also enter the MERL Tech Dashboard Contest and win a prize for the best dashboard (based on four criteria, and according to an esteemed panel of judges)! If you have a dashboard that you’d like to show off, sign up here to enter.
As usual, Wayan Vota will be organizing a “Fail Fest” during our Happy Hour Reception on Thursday, Sept 5th. More information coming shortly, but start thinking about what you may want to share….
Please get in touch with any questions, and we’re looking forward to seeing you there!