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Both sides of data issues were discussed, including legal and privacy issues that arise from using personal data of individuals.


Cory Doctorow, editor at boing-boing, technologist and novelist, raised questions about refining practices of users sharing data and improving the concept of informed consent with data sharing.


Monica Rogati, Senior Data Scientist at LinkedIn, led the crowd through an exercise in determining "hottest" jobs using only LinkedIn profile data.

Robert Lefkowitz

Robert Lefkowitz, of 1010 data, talked about the concept of being the middleman bringing together data sets and making profit from other people's data.


Ed Dumbill, of O'Reilly, acted as a host for the event. He gave an overview of the Big Data environment.

Action continues on Wednesday, September 21, you can catch the Live Stream on Strata site.