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Wednesday, November 15, 2017 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EST

Andrew Brown
Data Scientist, New Hippo Health
Vancouver, BC

Developing trust with my clients and co-workers has been central to my career success since completing my MASc degree. I claim that automating my analytics contributed a surprising amount to developing trust in my work by making it repeatable, audit-able and alterable. In this talk, I’ll speak about those three features of automated analytics and their link to trust in the context of project examples, both successes and failures.

Biographical Sketch
Mr. Brown is a Data Scientist at New Hippo Health, a SaaS healthcare startup in Vancouver. Prior to this role, he worked as a operations researcher for the Fraser and Northern Health Authorities in BC. He received a Masters of Applied Science and a Masters of Mathematics from the University of Waterloo, as well as a Bachelors of Science Honours Mathematics from the University of British Columbia.

*Light refreshments will be served at 12pm

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