Amir-Hossein Karimi, Master’s candidate
David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
Rachel Pottinger, Department of Computer Science
University of British Columbia
Users are faced with an increasing onslaught of data, whether it's in their choices of movies to watch, assimilating data from multiple sources, or finding information relevant to their lives on open data registries. In this talk I discuss some of the recent and ongoing work about how to improve understanding and exploration of such data, particularly by users with little database background.