Data Science Invited Talk Series
Speaker: Peng Wong, Chief Data Science Officer – Omeda
Where: Luddy Hall, Room 1106
When: Friday - March 2, 2018 10:30 AM
Webinar Link: https://iu.zoom.us/j/607325285
Topic: Towards AI
Abstract: Are companies thinking about AI? How do a company innovate with data science? Why should they? Peng Wong’s role as Chief Data Science Officer at Omeda is to help companies leverage data science for growth and answer these questions and more. He looks at how organizations effectively compete using data science in their journey towards innovation with AI.
Bio: Peng role as the Chief Data Science Officer at Omeda is to provide leadership in launching new products and accelerate the pace of innovation. He brings over 29 years of experience, having lead analytics teams and strategic initiatives focused on business transformation and growth.
Omeda is the leading audience relationship management platform allowing you to acquire, unify, manage & activate your data. Omeda provides a real-time, single view of your audience through 24/7 data storage, data management, data matching and data activation. Through the development of rich behavioral audience profiles, Omeda delivers deep business insights and analytics while also providing new, data driven, and revenue opportunities.
Peng joins Omeda from Angie’s List where, as Senior Director of Advanced Analytics, he built their first data science team and advanced analytic capabilities. Prior to Angie’s List, Peng co-founded, Beyond Predictive, an advanced analytics consulting company. Peng has worked in many industries and has helped companies of different sizes transform their data and analytic strategies. Peng received his B.A. and M.S of Computer Science from Southern Illinois University.