Welcome to the Portland Film Festival 2014 Schedule. Also on FacebookTwitterMeetup and Instagram. Use #PDXFF14 in your posts, so we can follow your festival experience. Don’t miss Opening Night and the RED CARPET on Tuesday August 26th at CRYSTAL BALLROOM. SEX ED - A new teacher quickly finds that his highly pubescent pupils are receiving no form of sex ed.  He wants to teach them – but he’s not exactly “experienced.” [MORE]


Andrew Duchon

Andrew Duchon has expertise in the areas of computational linguistics, network analysis, machine learning, visual perception, and virtual reality. Dr. Duchon’s research generally involves the application of higher-order statistical models to understand individual and group human behavior. He has held positions as a researcher at the Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute in Japan, an NSF postdoctoral fellow at Brown University, the Director of Technology at Simpli.com (an internet search company), a research scientist at Aptima, Inc. and is currently a data scientist at Jama Software. At Brown University in 2000, he helped set up the original VENLab (Virtual Environment Navigation Laboratory) with Dr. William Warren, the largest virtual reality space at the time. Dr. Duchon holds a Ph.D. in Cognitive Science from Brown University, and a B.A. in Psychology and the Integrated Science Program from Northwestern University.

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, August 30

1:30pm PDT