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Romanian BigData/DataScience Contest on GDELT

This past September the Big Data / Data Science Meetup in Cluj-Napoca, Romania held a workshop titled “How to think in MapReduce”…

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A Meeting in Paris

Kalev flew into Paris on Friday and was on the ground for just over 24 hours before returning to the US.  More…

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US Federal Reserve Chief Data Officer Speaker Series

Kalev spoke at the United States Federal Reserve Board of Governors as part of its Office of the Chief Data…

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Carnegie Council / FES Meeting on Protests

Kalev spoke at "'Conflict' or 'Protest': Governments' approach impacts their pursuit of stability, peace and justice", an expert group meeting…

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South Korea's "This Morning" on eFM 101.3

Kalev was interviewed for South Korea's "This Morning" show on eFM 101.3, the number one foreign language radio station in the…

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China Central Television (CCTV) Interview

Kalev was interviewed for China Central Television (CCTV) about his GDELT Project and how it uncovered the earliest glimmers of…

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Internet Archive Annual Library Leaders Forum

Kalev's work to "reimagine" the book by extracting the images from 600 million digitized book pages dating back 500 years from…

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DOD Strategic Multi-Layer Assessment Conference: A New Information Paradigm

Kalev presented on the GDELT Project and its applications for global realtime dashboarding and situational awareness at the 8th Annual Strategic…

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Internet Archive Annual Gala: The Emotions of Television

At the Internet Archive's Annual Gala last year, Kalev's collaboration with Roger MacDonald and the Archive's Television News Archive was…

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Filming for the History Channel

Kalev was filming today for an incredibly exciting new documentary to be aired on the History Channel/H2 in Spring 2015! We…

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Kalev Speaks at Council on Foreign Relations: Voices of the Next Generation

Kalev spoke at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) today as part of its Voices of the Next Generation series.  His…

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Don't Blame CNN for the Ebola Panic

Kalev's latest column for Foreign Policy magazine explores how American domestic news media has covered the Ebola outbreak over the…

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Our global dreams and fears: News as emotion

Kalev’s guest post for the Knight Blog titled “Our global dreams and fears: News as emotion” explores the latest addition…

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Data Innovation DC Meetup

Felipe Hoffa, a Developer Advocate on big data at Google, gave a series of live demos at Tuesday's Data Innovation DC…

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Presenting on Big Data and GDELT Again at the Wharton School

Kalev was at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania for a second time this past Thursday to speak about GDELT and…

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Data Tactics: Statistical Programming DC Meetup

Amanda Traud, PhD, Data Scientist at L-3 Data Tactics, who wrote these two fantastic guest blog posts, GDELT-Board and GDELT Country Network…

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Data Tactics: Network Analysis App: A GDELT Case Study

This guest post is by Amanda Traud, PhD, Data Scientist at L-3 Data Tactics. With the rise in social media sites, the…

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Data Tactics: GDELT-Board and GDELT Country Network Dashboard

This guest post is by Amanda Traud, PhD, Data Scientist at L-3 Data Tactics.   The news media holds a prominent place…

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Lux Ebola GDELT+Shipping Maritime Pilot

Lux put together this brief pilot analysis of using their platform to combine GDELT's ebola and conflict tracking data with…

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InformationWeek Healthcare Article

Kalev is quoted in a recent InformationWeek Healthcare article on data mining and the Ebola outbreak. View the Full Article.

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UN Foundation / Data2X Report on Big Data For Development

Kalev's 2011 Culturomics 2.0 paper  is mentioned in the latest report from the United Nations Foundation and Data2X titled "The Landscape of Big…

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Presenting on Big Data and GDELT at the Wharton School

Kalev was at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania yesterday to speak about GDELT and how big data…

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Video From Wolfram Data Summit 2014 Online

Kalev's speech at the 2014 Wolfram Data Summit, titled "What It Takes to Compute on the Whole World" is now…

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Visualizing the Emotions of American Television News

Today we announce the release of an incredibly exciting new dataset: all 540,000 hours of English-language news broadcasts monitored by…