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Jake Porway, DataKind // Data for The Greater Good


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Jake Porway, Founder and Executive Director at DataKind, presented at Data Driven NYC in May 2015 on how his company is using big data to solve world-changing problems.

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Jake Porway, DataKind // Data for The Greater Good

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