Learn from the Director of Data Science and Senior Scientist at Conversant Media!
About the Event:
This talk will go over the skills, technologies and ways of thinking that are important for data scientists in advertising technology. We will give an overview of a handful of projects we are working on, covering deep learning, big data, NLP and computer vision. We’ll also discuss a project in greater detail, which uses NLP to understand what a web page is about.
About the Speakers:
Marc Ettlinger, PhD, is a Director of Data Science at Conversant Media. He has a PhD in Linguistics from UC Berkeley and was a postdoc in neuroscience at Northwestern University. He developed most of his DS chops analyzing neuroscience data as a researcher with the Dept of Veterans Affairs, and his programming chops in financial consulting with Accenture.
Luca Belli, PhD is currently a Senior Scientist at Conversant Media within Decision Sciences. Prior to that he worked at Wolfram|Alpha, in the cold climes of Boston. He got his Ph.D in Mathematics from Tor Vergata University in Rome and he started programming as a way of remaining sane during the grad years.
6:00 pm – Doors open, networking & snacking
6:30 pm – Event kickoff
7:30 pm – Networking & Q&A
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