Jason Davis
Lead Scientist, Etsy


Dr. Jason Davis is an engineering director at Etsy.com. He currently leads several efforts including search, browse, advertising, recommender systems, analytics, and data infrastructure. Prior to Etsy, Dr. Davis founded Adtuitive, a venture-backed startup that provided advertising services to small online retailers. Adtuitive was acquired by Etsy in December, 2009. Dr. Davis holds a PhD from the University of Texas at Austin and a BS in computer science from Cornell University.

Dr. Davis blogs at drjasondavis.com.


Data Science
Location: Room 1-6 Level: Non-technical
Jason Davis (Etsy)
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Late last summer, Etsy made a seemingly innocuous change to its search engine that had far reaching impact. The change was coordinated with three major data-driven product launches, from search to advertising to analytics. Big data can cause big changes, and this talk focuses on big data from an end-to-end product view, ranging from the underlying technology to understanding longer-term impacts. Read more.


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