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Make Data Work
March 5–6, 2018: Training
March 6–8, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Paul Raff

Paul Raff
Principal Data Scientist Manager, Microsoft


Paul Raff is a principal data scientist manager on Microsoft’s analysis and experimentation team, where he and his team work to enable scalable experimentation for teams around Microsoft, including Windows 10, Office Online, Exchange Online, and Cortana, focusing on experiment quality and ensuring that all experiments are operating as intended and in a way that allows for the appropriate conclusions to be made. Previously, he was a supply chain researcher at Amazon. Paul holds a PhD in mathematics from Rutgers University as well as degrees in mathematics and computer science from Carnegie Mellon University.


1:30pm5:00pm Tuesday, March 6, 2018
Ronny Kohavi (Microsoft), Alex Deng (Microsoft), Somit Gupta (Microsoft), Paul Raff (Microsoft)
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Controlled experiments such as A/B tests have revolutionized the way software is being developed, allowing real users to objectively evaluate new ideas. Ronny Kohavi, Alex Deng, Somit Gupta, and Paul Raff lead an introduction to A/B testing and share lessons learned from one of the largest A/B testing platforms on the planet, running at Microsoft, which executes over 10K experiments a year. Read more.