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Feb 17–20, 2015 • San Jose, CA

Office Hour with Lutz Finger

Lutz Finger (LinkedIn)
10:10am–10:40am Friday, 02/20/2015
Office Hour
Location: Table C
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)

If you want to generate a new competitive advantage out of data, spend a few minutes with Lutz. He’s happy to talk to you about improving and creating data products, and:

  • Data Analytics
  • Data Science
  • Building a Data Team and Innovation
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Lutz Finger


Lutz Finger, a director at LinkedIn, is an authority on social media and text analytics. He’s also co-founder and former CEO of Fisheye Analytics, a media data-mining company whose products support governments and various NGOs, such as the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the International Olympic Committee, which was acquired by the WPP group.

Lutz is a highly regarded technology executive who built a sales center for Dell Europe as well as an incubator for mobile applications at Ericsson. He is a popular public speaker on business analytics and serves as an advisor and board member at several data-centric corporations in Europe and the US. He has an MBA from INSEAD as well as an MS in quantum physics from TU Berlin (Germany).