Demystifying Text Analysis: A Tutorial in Method and Practice (E3)

Date/Time: Monday, July 16, 2018: 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Speakers: Alex Jakubow, University of Virginia School of Law; Jon Ashley, University of Virginia School of Law

Commercial databases, search engines, and legal product vendors rely upon a sophisticated set of data algorithms to systematically organize, sort, summarize, and describe large amounts of textual information. Despite the centrality of these systems—and the algorithms upon which they depend—to our working (and personal) lives, the inner-workings of “text analysis” are little understood.

NOTE: Due to unforeseen circumstances, this program was canceled.

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