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Richard Pelgrim is a data scientist with a passion for communicating technical content in creative and compelling ways that increase engagement. Currently he does so as Data Science Evangelist at Coiled.io, the leading company around the open-source Dask library for distributed computing in Python. Richard is regularly invited to give Dask tutorials at meet-ups and conferences and has a treasure chest of expert tips to support anyone on-boarding with Dask.


Richard Pelgrim is a friendly ambitious nerd who studied architecture, anthropogy, human geography and contemporary art…and somehow wound up in the magical world of code and data. Besides telling compelling stories with numbers, he’s passionate about fermenting things, making red sauce with his teenage toddler (more garlic…always!) and contributing his curiosity to a more equitable and sustainable planet household.