At Current 2022 the audience was given the option to submit ratings. Here’s some analysis I’ve done on the raw data. It’s interesting to poke about it, and it also gave me an excuse to try using DuckDB in a notebook!
If you’ve ever been to a conference, particularly as a speaker whose submitted a paper that may or may not have been accepted, you might wonder quite how conferences choose the talks that get accepted.
I had the privilege of chairing the program committee for Current and Kafka Summit this year and curating the final program for both. Here’s a glimpse behind the curtains of how we built the program for Current 2022. It was originally posted as a thread on Twitter.