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

India Swearingen
Director of Insight, United Way of the Bay Area

India’s 5+ years of industry experience focuses on optimizing data and evaluation to enhance social change, such as community and housing redevelopment and educational achievement programs/initiatives. As Director of Evaluation + Insight at United Way, India helps to ensure department and overall organizational goals are aligned, and that data are seamlessly integrated into achieving organizational and community key outcomes. India has a MA in Social Psychology and Program Evaluation.

Sessions

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 (MapR Technologies), 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.
1:50pm–2:10pm Wednesday, 02/18/2015
Data-Driven Business Day
Location: LL20 A.
India Swearingen (United Way of the Bay Area)
Average rating: ***..
(3.62, 8 ratings)
Social service organizations have a tough job when it comes to using data to drive social impact. With “world saving” goals and large scale impact, it's crucial these organizations leverage a variety of data streams and do more with less. But, pulling multiple data streams and leveraging partners can be a tricky one, this session walks through some ins-and-outs using United Way as one example. Read more.