Guy Cavet

Guy Cavet
Vice President, Life Sciences, Kaggle


Guy is Kaggle’s Vice President of Life Sciences. Kaggle solves challenging data analytics problems by harnessing competition dynamics. Guy’s objective at Kaggle is to advance healthcare and biological sciences through predictive modeling. He has previously led teams in the application of computation to biology at organizations including Rosetta Inpharmatics, Genentech and Merck. His past areas of interest include genome analysis, drug target prioritization, diagnostics and software engineering. Guy has a Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry and a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from Cambridge University.


Social Networking, Crowdsourcing, and Prizes
Location: Grand Ballroom B Level: Intermediate
Jonathan Gluck (Heritage Provider Network), Guy Cavet (Kaggle), Aman Bhandari (Merck)
This panel will provide an overview of important macro level policy and regulatory trends in the health sector that will drive tremendous demand for data science and analytics from a government, care delivery and technology perspective. The panelists will focus on specific examples of how using prizes competitions in conjunction with an open data movement are disrupting the data analytics space. Read more.


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