Big Data Expert & Professor, Math & Statistics
Dr. Talithia Williams takes sophisticated numerical concepts, including her specialty field big data, and makes them understandable and relatable to everyone. As illustrated in her popular TedTalk, "Own Your Body's Data," she demystifies the mathematical process in amusing and insightful ways, using statistics as a way of seeing the world in a new light and transforming our future through the bold new possibilities inherent in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) fields. Read More >
TEDTalk: Own Your Body's Data
TEDTalk: Analyze Your Personal Data
A Mathematical Mindset: Mitigating America’s Achievement Gap
Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics: The Misapplication of Statistics in Everyday Life
"Another home Run! Talithia was fabulous. It was so wonderful to hear the uplifting nature of her message."
"Dr. Talithia Williams was an excellent speaker and perfect fit for our conference! Many thanks for your help."
"Thank you so much for all of your help coordinating Talithia’s speaking engagement with us! She is absolutely incredible – both personally and professionally. Thanks again!"
"Talithia was fabulous. The students described her talk as engaging, relevant, funny and accessible. Her topic fit perfectly with our theme and it was a pleasure having her on campus for a day."
"Everything went great and she is a rock star!"
"She was wonderful and very well received! Engaging, funny and personable, Talithia quickly established a rapport with the students/panelists and she proved a great moderator as well."
"I found the story of your love for mathematics, statistics and data to be highly motivational. I found myself in tears as I listened to you and gained some insight into my own daughter’s love for the subject. Thank you again for starting the conference with a motivational bang."