Training: 8–9 November 2016
Tutorials & Conference: 9–11 November 2016
Amsterdam, NL
Jay Jacobs

Jay Jacobs
Senior Data Analyst, BitSight Technologies


Jay Jacobs is the senior data scientist at BitSight Technologies. Previously, Jay spent four years as the lead data analyst for the Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report. Jay is the coauthor of Data-Driven Security, which covers data analysis and visualizations for information security, and hosts the Data-Driven Security and R World News podcast. Jay is also a cofounder of the Society of Information Risk Analysts and currently serves on its board of directors. Jay is active in the R community; he coordinates his local R user group for the greater Minneapolis area and contributes to local events and functions supporting data analysis.


9:00–17:00 Tuesday & Wednesday, 8-9 November
Location: D203
Jay Jacobs (BitSight Technologies), Charles Givre (Orbital Insight)
Average rating: *****
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Join Jay Jacobs, Charles Givre, and Bob Rudis, the authors of Data-Driven Security, for a hands-on, in-depth exploration into the foundations of security data science. You’ll learn how to explore and analyze data you probably already have and gain valuable exposure to and experience with tools and techniques to prepare, analyze, and visualize the knowledge hiding in your data. Read more.