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Hacking My Tech Career at Hacker School (2014)

In August 2014 I spoke about my Recurse Center (formerly Hacker School) experience at Champaign-Urbana’s Tech Mix meetup.

My Quantified Self Adventures at Wolfram (2014)

In April 2014 I spoke at Data Rave NYC about my adventures analyzing personal data at Wolfram.

MapReduce in Mathematica (2013)

I gave a talk at the Commercial Users of Functional Programming conference in 2013. In part 1 I describe Mathematica’s functional language, and in part 2 I describe how to write algorithms in the MapReduce paradigm using Mathematica. The video taken of this talk is available from the CUFP site.