Small data: How can we access, process, fuse, synthesize and activate personal digital traces to fuel new apps and services for the individual in their many roles: consumer, patient, student, parent, commuter, etc.
See TEDMED talk for a 10-minute vision statement: http://blog.tedmed.com/?tag=deborah-estrin
Deborah Estrin is a Professor of Computer Science at Cornell Tech in New York City and a Professor of Public Health at Weill Cornell Medical College. She is co-founder of the non-profit open-source software startup, Open mHealth. Previously, she was on the UCLA faculty where she was the Founding Director of the NSF Center for Embedded Networked Sensing (CENS).
Estrin is a pioneer in networked sensing, which uses mobile and wireless systems to collect and analyze real time data about the physical world and the people who occupy it. Her current projects focus on innovative small-data consumer apps and mobile health (mhealth), leveraging the programmability, proximity, and pervasiveness of mobile devices and the cloud for health and life management.
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