“Data Science isn't Magic” workshop at DC Open Data Day

On Friday February 20, 2015 I led a DC Open Data Day workshop at the World Bank. Many people helped to make it possible, and there was a good deal of friendly tweeting, which I collect here. Good data times!


  1. My goofier slides were, apparently, particularly photogenic:
  2. After light introductory materials, everyone got a chance to work with some R code in RStudio:
  3. I may have missed some of the social chatter; I really only saw things that @-mentioned me. The positive feedback was very nice to see!
  4. Thanks again to everyone! Several people were interested in the way we used RStudio Server to make it easy to quickly get everyone running R, so I wrote a blog post on that topic: