09. April 2019 - 18:30 bis 20:30
Data Science & the Business: Strategies for Collaboration | Visual Meta | Dienstag, 09. April 2019
Join us for a meetup designed to give you keys to better collaborating with business teams - and driving innovation across the company. Klemens Mueller (Analytics Team Lead, Scout24) and Sofiane Fessi (Solutions Architect, Dataiku) will share best practices and answer your questions around pizza & beer.Talk 1 - Adapting Scientific Reasoning to Business Realities: the Experimental ApproachThis talk will demonstrate how adopting an experimental approach can help businesses be more successful in unpredictable and complex environments, and how data scientists can profit from bringing tech and business together in a common experimental language.The world is changing fast and in unpredictable ways. The most successful companies are the ones that are capable to explore and experiment. Those tackling the unknown are the first to realize new business opportunities.Data scientists are ideally positioned to strengthen the businesses they are in because they already possess a strong understanding of the experimental approach. You'll learn how to adapt scientific thinking to business realities, how to make experimentation count, and ways to better approach the future.Klemens Müller, Analytics Team Lead at Scout24:Klemens is a team lead for analytics at Scout24, a leading operator of digital marketplaces specializing in the real estate and automotive sectors in Germany and other selected European countries. He focuses on the democratization of data usage and providing analytic solutions to solve business problems. Previously, Klemens worked on analytics and machine learning for EPIC ventures and as a research scientist at CERN. Klemens holds a Ph.D. in Experimental Physics from the University of Bonn, Germany.Talk 2 - Details coming soonSofiane Fessi, Solutions Architect at Dataiku:Sofiane is Solution Architect at Dataiku, working with clients to maximise the impact DSS can have to their organisation. Prior to that, Sofiane honed his data science skills in the field of digital marketing for leading international and UK brands such as Adidas, BMW, Tesco, and Zoopla.