DATAx New York is a cross-industry event for business leaders, strategists, and practitioners looking for best practices and strategic insights to help increase business growth and gain marketplace advantage. DATAx provides a unique blend of data-focused content tailored to help you find real-world solutions to common challenges.
Francesca Lazzeri, PhD is AI & Machine Learning Scientist at Microsoft in the Cloud Developer Advocacy team. Francesca is passionate about innovations in big data technologies and the applications of machine learning-based solutions to real-world problems. Her work on these issues covers a wide range of industries including energy, oil and gas, retail, aerospace, healthcare, and professional services. Before joining Microsoft, she was Research Fellow in Business Economics at Harvard Business School, where she performed statistical and econometric analysis within the Technology and Operations Management Unit. At Harvard Business School, she worked on multiple patent data-driven projects to investigate and measure the impact of external knowledge networks on companies’ competitiveness and innovation. Francesca is a mentor for PhD and Postdoc students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and enjoys speaking at academic and industry conferences to share her knowledge and passion for AI, machine learning, and coding.
An inspirational leader with broad global experience envision the new, uncovering opportunities, optimizing customer experiences, and driving business transformation.