PDF 3: Batch pdf processing

  • Event: 2019 CAR Conference
  • Speaker: Daniel Nguyen of independent journalist
  • Date/Time: Friday, Mar. 8 at 4:45pm
  • Location: Salon 5
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

This class will cover advanced tools for working with PDF, particularly the Python library pdfplumber. Learn how you can use programming skills to unlock information from PDF files that tools like Tabula or CometDocs just won't deal with. 

This session is good for: People who are familiar with Python notebooks, or if you've taken the first two PDF classes in the track.

Speaker Bios

  • Former news applications developer at ProPublica and former lecturer with the Stanford Computational Journalism Lab. @dancow

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