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

BIll Lattner
Senior Data Scientist, Civis Analytics

Once upon a time, Bill Lattner was a civil engineer. Now, he is a data scientist on the R&D team at Civis Analytics, where he spends most of his time writing tools for other data scientists, primarily in Python but also in R and occasionally Go. Prior to joining Civis, Bill was at Dishable, working on recommender systems and predicting dinning habits of Chicagoans.


1:50pm2:30pm Thursday, March 16, 2017
Data science & advanced analytics
Location: 230 A Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  ecommerce, Media
Michelangelo D'Agostino (ShopRunner), BIll Lattner (Civis Analytics)
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How do we know that an advertisement or promotion truly drives incremental revenue? Michelangelo D'Agostino and Bill Lattner share their experience developing machine-learning techniques for predicting treatment responsiveness from randomized controlled experiments and explore the use of these “persuasion” models at scale in politics, social good, and marketing. Read more.