Jeremy Pickens, chief scientist at Catalyst and a pioneer in the field of collaborative exploratory search, will be the featured speaker tomorrow at the Rochester Institute of Technology’s B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences in Rochester, N.Y.
His talk, “Challenges and Opportunities in eDiscovery and Information Governance: Not Everything is Big Data,” will focus on the problems and opportunities with law and the collection of massive amounts of data. Presented as part of the Dean’s Lecture Series, the talk is noon to 1 p.m. and open to the public.
Pickens has seven patents and pending patents in the field of search and information retrieval. As chief scientist at Catalyst, he has spearheaded the development of Insight Predict, a technology assisted review tool that helps reduce review costs and time for outbound productions, deposition preparation and early case assessment.
Pickens will discuss current issues in e-discovery, data management and information governance and outline steps towards improving these functions.
More details are available from RIT.