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Make Data Work
March 28–29, 2016: Training
March 29–31, 2016: Conference
San Jose, CA
John Berryman

John Berryman
Software Developer, Eventbrite

Website | @JnBrymn

John Berryman’s first career was as an aerospace engineer, but after several years in aerospace, he found that he most loved his job when he was either programming or working on a good math problem. Eventually, John cut out the aircraft and satellites and started working full time with software development, infrastructure architecture, and data science. These days, John works at Eventbrite, helping to build out the event discovery and data platform.

Sessions

1:50pm–2:30pm Wednesday, 03/30/2016
John Berryman (Eventbrite)
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 7 ratings)
At Eventbrite, users can serendipitously discover events they will love. But making this possible isn't easy. Events are short lived, and by the time Eventbrite can build an adequate collaborative-filtering model, the event is already over. John Berryman explains how Eventbrite overcomes these technical challenges with a combination of collaborative-filtering and content-based methods. Read more.