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Saar Golde

Saar Golde
Chief Data Scientist, Via Transportation


Saar Golde is the chief data scientist at Via Transportation, a ride-sharing company focused on shared rides. Previously, Saar built and led the data science practice at information and technology consultancy Knowledgent, was the first analytics solution architect for Revolution Analytics (now part of Microsoft), and served as the chief economist of the virtual world of Gaia Online. He holds a PhD in economics from Stanford University, an MSc in management science from Tel Aviv University, and a BSc in physics and math from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Saar is currently on leave from his adjunct position at the engineering school at NYU, where he usually teaches a class on big data in finance.


1:45pm–2:25pm Wednesday, May 2, 2018
AI Business Summit, AI in the Enterprise
Location: Sutton South
Michael Li (The Data Incubator), Len Usvyat (Fresenius), Saar Golde (Via Transportation), Sassoon Kosian (New York Life), LORI BIEDA (Bank of Montreal)
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What are the latest initiatives and use cases around data and AI within different corporations and industries? How are data and AI reshaping different industries? What are some of the challenges of implementing AI within the enterprise setting? Michael Li moderates a panel of experts in different industries—including Lori Bieda, Saar Golde, Sassoon Kosian, and Len Usvyat—to answer these questions. Read more.