Cleaning data with OpenRefine

  • Event: 2018 IRE Conference
  • Speaker: Martin Magdinier of OpenRefine Foundation
  • Date/Time: Thursday, Jun. 14 at 3:45pm
  • Location: Coral C
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

We'll go over how to use OpenRefine for common data cleaning problems, such as parsing and cleaning names and addresses, combining and breaking apart fields and more as time allows. 

This session is good for: People with at least some Excel experience.

Speaker Bios

  • Coming from a business background, Martin’s focus is on data management and transformation tools that empower the end user who can place data in context. In 2011 Martin started to blog tips and tutorials about OpenRefine in order to help other users get the most out of this open source tool. In 2012, when Google released the software to the community, Martin helped to structure the new organization. @magdmartin

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