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Make Data Work
Feb 17–20, 2015 • San Jose, CA

Designing Data Products

Lutz Finger (Google)
12:10pm–12:30pm Wednesday, 02/18/2015
Data-Driven Business Day
Location: LL20 A.
Average rating: ****.
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Data is changing our world. Predictions using massive data not only have improved many products. At the same time, they have, in some industries, disrupted business models and created new ones. What does an organization need to do to generate a new competitive advantage out of data? The answer might be surprising: “change the state of mind.” In this talk, LinkedIn’s Lutz Finger will show the magic formula to bring data-driven innovation to the business.

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Lutz Finger


Lutz Finger is a data scientist and product manager at Google, focusing on the intersection of predictions and data to change healthcare. Using the power of AI, he and his team are committed to improving patient outcomes, predicting quality issues, and much more. He also teaches at Cornell University and writes for Forbes. Lutz is an authority in data. Previously, he built data-driven products for LinkedIn and Snap, and cofounded Fisheye Analytics, a data-mining company whose products supported governments and NGOs. Lutz wrote the book Ask Measure Learn (O’Reilly).