Dean Abbott

Co-Founder & Chief Data Scientist at SmarterHQ

Applying data mining, data preparation, and data visualization methods to business and research problems since 1987. Data mining course instructor for wide variety of audiences, including analytics novices, seasoned analytics professionals, statisticians, and academics.

Specialties: Fraud Detection (tax compliance/avoidance, invoice fraud, credit card fraud) Association rules for automatic business rule discovery Customer Relationship Management (inbound/outbound response modeling, customer segmentation, survey analysis, lifetime planned giving)in insurance, non-profit, and banking industries.

Non-profit donation models; lifetime planned giving models.¬†Understand of and explanation of algorithms–linear regression, logistic regression, neural networks, GMDH, decision trees

Michael Housman

Michael Housman Chief Scientific Officer, RapportBoost.ai Human beings are poor decision makers. The field of behavioral economics has documented many cognitive biases - for example, over-confidence bias, loss aversion, outcome bias, hot hand fallacy - that influence...

Greg La Blanc

Gregory La Blanc Lecturer in Finance, Strategy, & Law Haas Finance Group Haas Economic Analysis & Policy Group Director of Data Science Initiative, IBI At Haas, Greg LaBlanc teaches primarily in the areas of finance and strategy in the MBA and MFE...

Jeremy Stanley

Jeremy Stanley VP Data Science Instacart Previously was Chief Data Scientist & EVP of Engineering at Sailthru, where we built data-driven solutions for marketers to drive long-term customer engagement and optimize revenue opportunities. As Chief Data Scientist,...