Speaker: Sean Taylor

Core Statistics Team @Facebook

Sean J. Taylor is a computational social scientist on Facebook's Core Data Science team specializing in field experiments, statistical modeling, and causal inference. His research interests include social influence processes and combining human expertise with machine learning. Sean received his Ph.D. in information systems at NYU’s Stern School of Business and holds a B.S. in economics from The University of Pennsylvania.

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Talk : Prophet

2019 Tracks

  • Groking Timeseries & Sequential Data

    Techniques, practices, and approaches around time series and sequential data. Expect topics including image recognition, NLP/NLU, preprocess, & crunching of related algorithms.

  • Deep Learning in Practice

    Deep learning use cases around edge computing, deep learning for search, explainability, fairness, and perception.