Making Data Simple

The COVID-19 Dashboard feat. Bill Higgins and Daniel Benoit

April 15, 2020 IBM Big Data & Analytics Hub Season 4 Episode 15
Making Data Simple
The COVID-19 Dashboard feat. Bill Higgins and Daniel Benoit
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Making Data Simple
The COVID-19 Dashboard feat. Bill Higgins and Daniel Benoit
Apr 15, 2020 Season 4 Episode 15
IBM Big Data & Analytics Hub

Want to be featured as a guest on Making Data Simple? Reach out to us at [almartintalksdata@gmail.com] and tell us why you should be next. 

Abstract

Currently, COVID-19 is disrupting the world. In an effort to better provide updated information on the status of the pandemic, IBM and The Weather Channel have created a COVID-19 dashboard. Bill Higgins, IBM Distinguished Engineer, and Daniel Benoit, Program Director of Information Governance have come on the podcast this week to discuss this new initiative. Together, with host Al Martin, they discuss the purpose of this project, their current findings, and how they personally have been impacted. 

Check out the dashboard here

Connect with Bill

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Connect with Daniel

LinkedIn

Show Notes

10:16 - Get up to speed on Natural Language Processing here.

14:47 - Not sure what a data lake is? Find out here.  

21:49 - Learn more on why extensibility is important to your API's here

Connect with the Team

Producer Liam Seston - LinkedIn.

Producer Lana Cosic - LinkedIn.

Producer Meighann Helene - LinkedIn

Producer Kate Brown - LinkedIn.

Producer Allison Proctor - LinkedIn.

Producer Mar

Show Notes

Want to be featured as a guest on Making Data Simple? Reach out to us at [almartintalksdata@gmail.com] and tell us why you should be next. 

Abstract

Currently, COVID-19 is disrupting the world. In an effort to better provide updated information on the status of the pandemic, IBM and The Weather Channel have created a COVID-19 dashboard. Bill Higgins, IBM Distinguished Engineer, and Daniel Benoit, Program Director of Information Governance have come on the podcast this week to discuss this new initiative. Together, with host Al Martin, they discuss the purpose of this project, their current findings, and how they personally have been impacted. 

Check out the dashboard here

Connect with Bill

LinkedIn

Connect with Daniel

LinkedIn

Show Notes

10:16 - Get up to speed on Natural Language Processing here.

14:47 - Not sure what a data lake is? Find out here.  

21:49 - Learn more on why extensibility is important to your API's here

Connect with the Team

Producer Liam Seston - LinkedIn.

Producer Lana Cosic - LinkedIn.

Producer Meighann Helene - LinkedIn

Producer Kate Brown - LinkedIn.

Producer Allison Proctor - LinkedIn.

Producer Mar