TechBytes with Carol Hamilton, Regional Director EMEAA Compliance and Fraud Solution at GBG

Tell us about your role/team at GBG?
I am responsible for the Fraud and Compliance business across EMEAA at GBG, the global Identity Data intelligence Specialist. I have an International team that provides expertise to our customers, helping solve their fraud and compliance challenges.

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TechBytes with Abhishek Thakur, Chief Data Scientist at boost.ai

Tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at boost.ai.
I work as Chief Data Scientist at boost.ai, a Norwegian software company specializing in conversational Artificial Intelligence (AI). My role involves developing state-of-the-art algorithms for Natural Language Processing and Natural Language Understanding, as well as managing the Machine Learning team.

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TechBytes with Julie Lemieux, VP of Product Design at Sigma Computing

Tell us about your role and journey into Technology.  
 I am the VP of Product Design at Sigma Computing, which means I oversee the design and user experience of our product. Right now, I am hyper-focused on gathering as much feedback from our customers as possible, so I can continue to improve how they interact with Sigma.

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TechBytes with Nima Mirbakhsh, CTO at Morphio

Tell us about the team and technology you handle at Morphio.
We have a nimble and highly motivated team of Digital Marketers, Software Engineers, and Data Scientists. We’re working together to change the way Agencies and Marketing teams approach digital data and decision making. Core AI technologies include TensorFlow for anomaly detection and forecasting.

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TechBytes with Krish Sailam, SVP of Global Programmatic Solutions, DWA (a Merkle Company)

Tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at DWA.
I am the Global SVP of Programmatic Solutions at DWA. My role consists of a few things, including setting the vision for the B2B programmatic service line at DWA, helping clients identify strategic programmatic opportunities in terms of media and tech stack integrations, and managing external partners.

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TechBytes with Adi Kuruganti, GM, Community Cloud and SVP, Products B2B Commerce at Salesforce

Could you tell us about your journey in technology and how you started at Salesforce?
When I was in business school at the Kellogg School of Management, I discovered that I loved solving real-world problems and I wanted to apply my background in engineering to solving them.

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TechBytes with Philipp Pointner, Chief Product Officer at Jumio

Could you tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at Jumio?
I serve as a Chief Product Officer at Jumio, the leading provider of online identity verification technology and biometric-based authentication services for financial services, travel, sharing economy, gaming and cryptocurrency sectors.

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TechBytes with Mayank Mishra, Head of Engineering at Contentstack

Could you tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at Contentstack?
I am the VP of Engineering at Contentstack and lead our Engineering organization in India, which includes Product Innovation and Development, Project Management, Cloud Operations, Service Reliability, Security, QA, and docs.

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What is Actionable Data Anyway?

Our office Wheel of Destiny is the most actionable of data. The results tell you where to go to lunch. No questions asked.
Actionable. Is there an adjective that is more fun to put in front of the word data? Perhaps big.I’m as guilty as anyone. After all, the third step in our data storytelling framework is Action.

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Yes, the Open Office Is Terrible — But It Doesn’t Have to Be (Ep. 358 Rebroadcast)

Feeling stressed from working in a noisy open office? Tell your boss that working from home increases worker productivity by 13 percent! (Photo: MaxPixel)
It began as a post-war dream for a more collaborative and egalitarian workplace. It has evolved into a nightmare of noise and discomfort.

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Interview of Jerome Berthier, Head of BI and Big Data at ELCA

Data Mining Research (DMR): Can you tell us who you are and how you came to the field of Data Science?
Jerome Berthier (JB): My name is Jerome Berthier, I am an engineer in Computer Science and I have an MBA in management. After 10 years working in different roles for an IT provider (developer, sales representative, managing director), I joined ELCA in 2012 to head the BI division.

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Merchandise Attribution

Let’s tell a little story here.Back in the stone ages of retail (1997) I worked at Eddie Bauer. We had a division in our stores called “Sport Shop”.If you walked into one of our stores, you’d first see the Sport Shop department … a canoe handing from the ceiling, fishing lures, general manly outdoor merchandise and gear.You’d watch a couple enter the store.

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