TEDx Talk: “What’s the Big Deal about Big Data for Humans?”

I gave this TEDx talk to a general audience of folks at the SJSU TEDx event. It’s an interesting job trying to explain fairly complex technical concepts to a mixed audience of people of many different ages and backgrounds. It helps one realize just how much we depend on a common vocabulary and understanding in the IT industry.

And in the tradition of many TED talks, the point is to motivate an action, not just educate.

How do you think I did?

And here are the slides…