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6:00 PM - 9:00 PM



London DSF Meetup with Deliveroo

6:00 pm-
9:00 pm
December 5th , 2018, Wednesday
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December 5th 2018. Join Data Science Festival London, in partnership with Deliveroo this December. The evening will consist of talks from logistics network balancing all the way to learning about the king experimentation platform.

Those randomly selected and approved will then be e-mailed tickets for the event. If you do not receive an approval e-mail from us by the 3rd of December 2018 you have been unsuccessful in getting a ticket for this event.

PLEASE NOTE REGISTERING ON MEETUP DOES NOT GUARANTEE YOU ENTRY TO THIS EVENT.

Please register for a ballot ticket here: GET TICKETS

SCHEDULE:

6:30pm: Doors open – Drinks and Food
7:00pm – 7:05pm – Intro
7:05pm – 7:40pm: First talk – Ben Sowden and Wing-Lon
7:40pm – 8:15pm: Second talk – Elsa Meserlian
8:15pm – 8:30pm: Break
8:30pm – 9:05pm: Third talk – Jared Conway
9:05pm – Networking
9:30pm: Close

Ben Sowden & Wing-Lon: Logistics network load balancing

Bio: Ben Sowden and Wing Lon Ng are Data Scientists at Deliveroo in the Logistics Algorithms team whose mission is to optimise the logistics network and dynamically manage demand to meet the available supply.

Elsa Meserlian: King experimentation platform

Bio: A maths nerd and creative, I was searching for a remit to belong to when I met econometrics. I’ve built models for entertainment, FMCG, tourism, airlines, banking, casinos and now mobile gaming in the past 5 years. In this talk, I want to present to you a solution I modernised for building econometric models which accelerates the modelling process, tailored for King’s systems.

Jared Conway: Using Lookalikes to measure incremental growth

Bio: Jared Conway is a Data Scientist in the Growth team at Deliveroo. The Growth team is focused on exploratory and marketing initiatives that aim to grow Deliveroo’s user base.

Ben Sowden
Deliveroo
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Bio: Ben Sowden is a Data Scientists at Deliveroo in the Logistics Algorithms team whose mission is to optimise the logistics network and dynamically manage demand to meet the available supply.
Jared Conway
Deliveroo
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Bio: Jared Conway is a Data Scientist in the Growth team at Deliveroo. The Growth team is focused on exploratory and marketing initiatives that aim to grow Deliveroo’s user base.
Phil Howard
King
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Talk Abstract: How data helps keep King's players happily crushing candy, 5 years since launch. The Candy Crush franchise grew revenues over 2017, while Candy Crush Saga passed its 5th birthday. What keeps players coming back to enjoy King’s games for many years? I’ll share few of the ways that data science helps…