President's Dream Colloquium on Engaging Big Data with Pat Hanrahan

Recently propelled by opposition to the very large private and secretive databases for marketing and national security, critical theory is now contesting how size matters less than interpretive capacity, transparency, or the capacity of evidence-based decision making to adapt to the partisan inflection of every day relativist reasoning.

Pat Hanrahan is professor at the Stanford Computer Graphics Laboratory, Cofounder and Chief Scientist of Tableau and founding member of Pixar.

Date : 2016-02-03249 views
Department : President's Office
Keyword : Pixar, Security, Big Data, Computer Science, Computing