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Let Data Do the Talking: A Statistician's Perspective on Social Topics

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Let Data Do the Talking: A Statistician's Perspective on Social Topics

Humans have a tendency to express strong opinions on issues about which we know (almost) nothing. While this makes a Sunday barbecue more engaging, it is detrimental to the public debate.

Big data analyst, Piotr Sobczyk will present analysis and findings from his blog szychtawdanych.pl, share where data on a lot of socially interesting topics can be found and how to process and visualize it using R.