Presented By O'Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY
Sean Owen

Sean Owen
Director of Data Science, Cloudera

Website | @sean_r_owen

Sean Owen is director of data science at Cloudera in London. Before Cloudera, he founded Myrrix Ltd. (now the Oryx project) to commercialize large-scale real-time recommender systems on Hadoop. He is an Apache Spark committer, was a committer and VP for Apache Mahout, and is the coauthor of Advanced Analytics on Spark and Mahout in Action. Previously, Sean was a senior engineer at Google.


9:00am–12:30pm Tuesday, 09/29/2015
Data Science & Advanced Analytics
Location: 3D 03/10 Level: Advanced
Sean Owen (Cloudera), Juliet Hougland (Cloudera), Sandy Ryza (Clover Health)
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In this tutorial, attendees will get a taste of how large-scale data science techniques and technologies developed for the consumer internet can be applied in the world of finance. We will guide an exploration of the relationship between the traffic on Wikipedia pages to the movement of stock prices. Read more.
11:20am–12:00pm Wednesday, 09/30/2015
Office Hours
Location: Table A (O'Reilly Booth)
Sean Owen (Cloudera)