Data Discussion & Agrible Information Session

"Dangerous data" discussion with Assistant Professor Jodi Schneider and Information Session with Tim Kuehlhorn, Chief Technology Officer, Agrible, Inc.

Dangerous Data with Assistant Professor Jodi Schneider

"Big data" and "more data" don't solve every problem. We'll talk about genocide, medical error, and information war — areas in which data can be dangerous.

Assistant Professor Jodi Schneider studies scholarly communication and social media through the lens of arguments, evidence, and persuasion. 

Agrible, Inc. Information Session with Tim Kuehlhorn, Chief Technology Officer

Agrible, Inc. was founded in 2012 to give farmers tools to harness the potential of technology and big data. Agrible is a team of engineers, atmospheric scientists, agronomists, and programmers committed to actionable, predictive analytics to help growers increase productivity, efficiency and sustainability. 

Tim Kuehlhorn is the Chief Technology Officer at Agrible, Inc., a company founded in 2012 to help transform the future of farming through big data and technology. Kuehlhorn is a founding member of the Agrible team, a UIUC Computer Science graduate, and prior software engineer.


Room 131 & Online


MSIM Seminar Series

Event Date: 

Mon, 03/06/2017 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm

If you will need disability-related accommodations in order to participate, please email the contact person. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time to meet your access needs.