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Make Data Work
September 26–27, 2016: Training
September 27–29, 2016: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Jerry Overton

Jerry Overton
Founder, FutureTense, DXC

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Jerry Overton is a data scientist and distinguished technologist in DXC’s Analytics Group, where he is the principal data scientist for industrial machine learning, a strategic alliance between DXC and Microsoft comprising enterprise-scale applications across six different industries: banking and capital markets, energy and technology, insurance, manufacturing, healthcare, and retail. Jerry is the author of Going Pro in Data Science: What It Takes to Succeed as a Professional Data Scientist (O’Reilly) and teaches the O’Reilly training course Mastering Data Science at Enterprise Scale. In his blog, Doing Data Science, Jerry shares his experience leading open research and transforming organizations using data science.


11:00am–11:30am Tuesday, 09/27/2016
Data 101
Location: 1B 01/02
Average rating: ****.
(4.33, 3 ratings)
In chess, we might think of strategy as finding the patterns that put us in a better position to win. The same holds true for winning with data. Jerry Overton explains how to build and execute real data strategies, sharing basic methods for building strategic maps and launching data projects that will shorten the time it takes to gain insight into your most important business questions. Read more.
1:30pm–5:00pm Tuesday, 09/27/2016
Data-driven business
Location: 1 E 06 Level: Intermediate
Tags: r-lang
Average rating: ****.
(4.29, 7 ratings)
Join expert Jerry Overton as he explains how to make the business and technical aspects of your data strategy work together for best results. Read more.