September 26-27, 2016
New York, NY
Jianqiang (Jay) Wang

Jianqiang (Jay) Wang
Data Science Lead, Stitch Fix

Website | @qqwjq

Jianqiang “Jay” Wang is a data science lead at Stitch Fix working on recommendation algorithms and human computer interaction. Previously, Jay worked in academia on survey sampling, nonparametric smoothing, and Bayesian hierarchical models; at HP Labs on demand forecasting and supply-chain management; and as a data scientist at Twitter on ads CTR prediction and ranking. Jay holds a PhD in statistics from Iowa State University.


4:35pm–5:15pm Tuesday, 09/27/2016
Interacting with AI
Location: 3D08 Level: Intermediate
Jianqiang (Jay) Wang (Stitch Fix), Jasmine Nettiksimmons (Stitch Fix)
Jay Wang and Jasmine Nettiksimmons explore the business model of Stitch Fix, an emerging startup that uses artificial intelligence and human experts for a personalized shopping experience, and highlight the challenges encountered implementing Stitch Fix's recommendation algorithm and interacting AI with human stylists. Read more.