Data rescue party

  • Event: 2018 CAR Conference
  • Speakers: Laurie Allen of University of Pennsylvania; Charles Minshew of IRE and NICAR
  • Date/Time: Sunday, Mar. 11 at 11:30am
  • Location: Clark
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

During this session, we will have a short discussion about data rescue projects and the future of open data on the Internet. We'll talk about best practices for rescuing data at the federal, state and local level and what you can do to protect data on your own.

Speaker Bios

  • Laurie works as Director for Digital Scholarship at Penn Libraries. She was one of the founders of Data Refuge, and is a project member of the IMLS-funded Collections as Data project. @librlaurie


    Charles Minshew is the Director of Data Services for IRE and NICAR. He helps maintain the Database Library and helps members with custom data analysis needs. He most recently worked as a multimedia artist at the Orlando Sentinel, specializing in data visualization and analysis. He was also a member of the Denver Post staff that won the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for breaking news coverage of the Aurora theater massacre. A 2013 graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and Georgia Southern University, Charles is a native of Rochelle, Ga. @CharlesMinshew

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