In our effort to engage with local OpenRefine community and foster peer-to-peer connections, the latest Toronto OpenRefine Meet-Up (on November 17) focused on actual use cases, presented by OpenRefine user from various backgrounds. The goal to demonstrate how OpenRefine plays in a specific contexts and data environment, rather than drilling down on specific functionality. This article provides a summary of the night and highlight of each talk.
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