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

Rahel Jhirad
Director, Data Science, Hearst

@RahelJhirad

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.

Sessions

9:00am–5:00pm Tuesday, 09/29/2015
Data-driven Business
Location: 1 E14 / 1 E15
Alistair Croll (Solve For Interesting), Farrah Bostic (The Difference Engine), Mark Madsen (Teradata), krish venkataraman (Syncsort), Amy O'Connor (Cloudera), Bill Franks (Teradata Corporation), Jake Kendall (Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation), Tricia Wang (Constellate Data ), Cecile Barbaroux (Schibsted Classified Media), Kristi Marotta (Allstate), Adam Devine (WorkFusion), Rahel Jhirad (Hearst), Alexander White (Next Big Sound), Jana Eggers (Nara Logics), Vincent Dell'Anno (Accenture), Fredrik Backner (Telia Company ), Bill Moschella (Evariant), Florin Trandafir (Nokia)
Average rating: ****.
(4.20, 5 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.
2:05pm–2:20pm Tuesday, 09/29/2015
Data-driven Business, DDBD
Location: 1 E14/1 E15
Rahel Jhirad (Hearst)
Average rating: **...
(2.62, 8 ratings)
Rahel Jhirad, Director, Data Science Hearst Read more.