Data Science Industry Seminars


30 Jun 2015


Speaker: Dave Evans, FreeAgent

Topic: How FreeAgent uses data to guide their business decisions and improve customer experience.

 

Date: Tuesday 30 June 2015

Time: 16:30-17:30, followed by a reception

Location: Ground Floor, Informatics Forum, University of Edinburgh

 

FreeAgent is a multi-award winning cloud accounting system specifically designed for micro-businesses and freelancers.  In this seminar I will discuss how and why I moved from academia to industry, and how we use data to help guide our business decisions and improve the experience of our customers.

Dave Evans worked on the search for the Higgs boson at the University of California, San Diego and CERN before becoming FreeAgent's first data scientist in 2013.

 

To attend the event, please register at: http://edin.ac/1e8AvIx