Vincent GranvilleWeblog: www.analyticbridge.com
Dr. Vincent Granville has successfully solved problems for 15 years in data mining, text mining, predictive modeling, business intelligence, technical analysis, keyword and web analytics. Vincent is widely recognized as the leading expert in click scoring and web traffic optimization. Over the last ten years, he has worked in real-time credit card fraud detection with Visa, advertising mix optimization with CNET, A/B testing with LowerMyBills, online user experience with Wells Fargo, search intelligence with InfoSpace, click fraud detection with major search engines and large advertising clients, as well as statistical litigation. Vincent was formerly Chief Science Officer at Authenticlick, where he developed patent pending technology. Most recently, he successfully launched DataShaping and AnalyticBridge, the largest social network for analytic professionals, with 30,000 members. Vincent is a former post-doctorate of Cambridge University and the National Institute of Statistical Sciences. He was among the finalists at the Wharton School Business Plan Competition and at the Belgian Mathematical Olympiads. Vincent has published 40 papers in statistical journals and is an invited speaker at international conferences. He also developed a new data mining technology known as hidden decision trees.