Hardware, Software & the Internet of Things
June 23–25, 2015 • San Francisco, CA
Sean Murphy

Sean Murphy
Chief Data Scientist, PingThings

@sayhitosean

Sean Patrick Murphy, with degrees in math, electrical engineering, and biomedical engineering and an MBA from Oxford, has served as a senior scientist at Johns Hopkins University for over a decade, advises several startups, and is now the chief data scientist for PingThings. Previously, he served as the chief data scientist at a series-A funded healthcare analytics firm, and as director of research at a boutique graduate educational company. He has also cofounded a big data startup, and Data Community DC, a 5,000-member organization of data professionals.

Sessions

5:25pm–6:05pm Wednesday, 06/24/2015
Data
Location: Fleet Room (Bldg D)
Sean Murphy (PingThings), Jerry Schuman (PingThings, Inc.)
Average rating: ***..
(3.80, 5 ratings)
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