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Hacks and Human Data

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April Meetup

April 6, 2015 - 6pm to 7pm

MIT Building 4, Room 231 at 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA


StoryCode Boston and the MIT Open Documentary Lab review the big data storytelling team projects from our Datalore Hackathon this winter and will feature Frank Aveni and Marcelo deCastro from hack team "Irreversible", an interactive documentary using U.S. death penalty data to explore the stories of those who have been executed in the country, and what their statistics tell us about our system

Frank Aveni is a multimedia artist and designer with special interest in documentary and experimental film, media, and music. Since 2009, he has served as Director of Design & Media at Documentary Educational Resources, a non-profit media arts organization that provides distribution and support for cross-cultural, ethnographic, and non-fiction film and video from around the world.

Marcelo DeCastro is the founder of Linpix Software LLC. A self taught entrepreneur and an early achiever, Marcelo began his carrier working as an industrial automation & control engineer when he was only 15 years old. He has worked on a variety of visual and data driven projects from online magazine publications to interactive electronics. One of his latest projects aims to measure water filter usage in rural Ghana: Register Here


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Concepts, Languages, Production and Business Opportunities


April 9, 2015 - 9 am to 1pm
Torino, via Cagliari 42