Tomas Petricek

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Name:Tomas Petricek

Tomas is a Visiting Researcher at the Alan Turing institute, working on tools for open data-driven storytelling. He is building tools that integrate with modern data sources (open government data, data published by citizen initiatives) and let users easily create analyses and visualizations that are linked to the original data source, making the analyses more transparent, reproducible, but also easy to adapt. His early work on the project can be found at

Tomas’ many other interests include open-source and functional programming (he is an active contributor to the F# ecosystem), programming language theory (his PhD thesis on “coeffects” develops a theory of context-aware programming language language), but also understanding programming through the perspective of philosophy of science.

Country:United Kingdom
Affiliation:Alan Turing Institute
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Salon des Refusés 2017 Review: Programming is Writing is Programming
Committee Member in Program Committee within the Salon des Refusés-track
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Tools for Open, Transparent and Engaging Storytelling
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