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

Emi Nomura
Senior Data Scientist, Jawbone


Emi is a Senior Data Scientist at Jawbone. She completed her Ph.D. in Neuroscience at Northwestern University studying memory systems of the brain using functional neuroimaging. She went on to study neuroplasticity in patients with brain trauma at UC Berkeley, using graph theory and clustering techniques to quantify network changes in the damaged brain. An interest in scientific computing, statistics and behavior change led to her current position at Jawbone where she works with data from Jawbone’s UP band. She has authored several blog posts ( and is part of the team responsible for building consumer facing data products.


9:00am–5:00pm Wednesday, 02/18/2015
Data-Driven Business Day
Location: LL21 C/D
Alistair Croll (Solve For Interesting), Cait O'Riordan (Financial Times), Lutz Finger (LinkedIn), Kuang Chen (Captricity), Emi Nomura (Jawbone), AJ Loiacono (Truveris), Rosie Atkins (Groupon), Anne Johnson (Credit Suisse), Jerry Overton (DXC), Ann Johnson (Interana), Mark Madsen (Teradata), Leah Hunter (Tech Journalist), Ellen Friedman (Independent), India Swearingen (United Way of the Bay Area), Satyam Priyadarshy (Halliburton), Joerg Blumtritt (Datarella)
Average rating: ***..
(3.50, 18 ratings)
All-Day: For business strategists, marketers, product managers, and entrepreneurs, Data-Driven Business looks at how to use data to make better business decisions faster. Packed with case studies, panels, and eye-opening presentations, this fast-paced day focuses on how to solve today's thorniest business problems with Big Data. It's the missing MBA for a data-driven, always-on business world. Read more.
4:25pm–4:45pm Wednesday, 02/18/2015
Data-Driven Business Day
Location: LL20 A.
Emi Nomura (Jawbone)
Average rating: ***..
(3.00, 3 ratings)
Using case studies from the Jawbone UP activity tracker, we’ll discuss why data products are key to shaping the future of wearables as well as their implications to business and public health. Read more.