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Lyft Tech Talk

  • Lerner Satow Room (map)

Not sure where to begin this semester? Here's a Lyft! Data Scientists and Data Analysts from Lyft will be giving a Tech Talk catered towards Masters and Ph.D students but anyone is welcome!

Guest Speakers and Presentation Topics:
-Data Analyst, *Simone Zhou will be speaking about increased passenger activation by 7% by performing a card add funnel analysis.
-Data Analyst, *Baptist Richard will present “Developed density based models to extend ride sharing availability to sparse cities in the US.”
-Data Scientists, *Davide Crapis and *Cameron Bruggeman will give an overview of all the places Data Science is used at Lyft, and then give a deep dive into how they make ETA predictions and allocate supply-side incentives.
-Data Analyst, *Shelley Chan and Nick Chamandy, Head of Data Science, will also be in attendance!

*Indicates Columbia Alum

There will be food and swag!

Earlier Event: November 29
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Later Event: January 29
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