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

Stephen Elston
Managing Director, Quantia Analytics, LLC

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Stephen Elston is an experienced big data geek, data scientist, and software business leader. Steve is principal consultant at Quantia Analytics, LLC, where he leads the building of new business lines, manages P&L, and takes software products from concept and financing through development, intellectual property protection, sales, customer shipment, and support. Steve is also an instructor for the University of Washington data science program. Steve has over two decades of experience in visualization, predictive analytics and machine learning, at scales from small to massive, using many platforms including Hadoop, Spark, R, S/SPLUS, and Python. He has created solutions in fraud detection, capital markets, wireless systems, law enforcement, and streaming analytics for the IoT.


9:00am–5:00pm Tuesday, 03/29/2016
Garrett Grolemund (RStudio), Nina Zumel (Win-Vector LLC), John Mount (Win-Vector LLC), Stephen Elston (Quantia Analytics, LLC)
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From advanced visualization, collaboration, and reproducibility to big data, R Day at Strata covers a raft of current topics that analysts and R users need to pay attention to. The R Day tutorials come from leading luminaries and R committers—the folks keeping the R ecosystem apace of the challenges facing analysts and others who work with data. Read more.
11:00am–11:40am Wednesday, 03/30/2016
Office Hours

Location: Table A (O'Reilly Booth)
Stephen Elston (Quantia Analytics, LLC)
Come talk with Stephen about R topics like scaling R for the exploration and analysis of large, complex datasets, using R with MapReduce methods on parallel backends, such as Hadoop or Spark, and visualization of large, complex datasets with R. Read more.