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Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY

Big Data is Not Enough

Rahel Jhirad (Hearst)
2:05pm–2:20pm Tuesday, 09/29/2015
Data-driven Business, DDBD
Location: 1 E14/1 E15
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Rahel Jhirad, Director, Data Science Hearst

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Rahel Jhirad


Rahel holds a PhD in Economics from Princeton, and MS in Mathematics from NYU. She is Director of Data Science at Hearst. She is passionate about big data and cross-disciplinary literacy. She has consulted with Fortune 100 companies leveraging machine learning, domain expertise, modeling, time series and econometrics tools to solve and address business challenges. She has worked in the space of Big Data since 2010 and worked with data and analytics throughout her career starting in financial investments and trading, and now working with content and digital media. She runs the popular meetup: Economics and Big Data and is an Adjunct Faculty member at NYU.