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Tacoma Vis Analytics Meetup - Cannabis and Homelessness Data Visualization
Business, Seminar

This will be a great event, invite a friend! 5:00 - 6:00pm Networking for friends, internships, jobs, help, hiring, tips, tricks 6:00 - 6:20pm Opening Member Survey; Opening Remarks; Visualization of our own Group Profile from Real Time Survey 6:20 to 7:00 - "Dope Data" - Expert Data Visualization of the $1B Washington Cannabis Industry.Presented by Dr. Jim MacRae, President, Straight Line Analytics Inc, Since 2014, Dr. MacRae has been using LCB-supplied data merged with his proprietary compilations of industry-related information to produce analytic summaries, innovative metrics and numerous insights for the Washington State-legal Cannabis Industry and interested regulators, operators, investors, consumers, patients and observers. A fun presentation of data driven answers, insights and predictions: • - Where's the dope - geo spatial analytics of the industry • - Cocktails or Joints - evolving trends in holiday consumption- Insights to how the industry is performing today • - Prediction how the cannabis industry will likely perform in the future • - Audience participation - ask about: business segmentations, market development, business performance assessments, local Cannabis testing laboratories, valuation methods, location analytics, competitive analyses, more. 7:00 to 7:40 Local Homelessness & Solution Data Visualization.Presented by our own Gerrit F. Nyland, Director of Client Information Systems, Catholic Community Services of Western Washington. ( • - ( Overview: homeless services, homelessness data, • - Focus: audiences, challenges presenting data to them, examples • - Demo of my data tools and some data transformations I have to do • - Audience Participation: add your 2 cents to improve our local community data stories to help solve homelessness in our community 7:40 - 8:00 Discussion for the Good of the Order Register now! Invite a friend!