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Make Data Work
March 13–14, 2017: Training
March 14–16, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Karen Hsu

Karen Hsu
Head of Growth, BlockCypher


Karen Hsu is head of growth at BlockCypher. Karen has over 20 years of experience in technology, with a focus on business intelligence, fintech, and the blockchain, and has worked in a variety of engineering, marketing, and sales roles to bring new products to market. She has coauthored four patents. Karen holds a BS in management science and engineering from Stanford University.


4:20pm5:00pm Thursday, March 16, 2017
Spark & beyond
Location: LL21 C/D Level: Beginner
Secondary topics:  Financial services
Bryan Cheng (BlockCypher), Karen Hsu (BlockCypher)
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Bryan Cheng and Karen Hsu describe how they built machine-learning and graph traversal systems on Apache Spark to help government organizations and private businesses stay informed in the brave new world of blockchain technology. Bryan and Karen also share lessons learned combining these two bleeding-edge technologies and explain how these techniques can be applied to private and federated chains. Read more.