Esteban Arcaute

Esteban Arcaute

Job Title: Senior Director, Head of Data Science

Company: WalmartLabs

Esteban is currently in charge of the Data Science team for Category Development at @WalmartLabs. Previously, at Adchemy, he was in charge of the research team, home of all data science initiatives.

Speaking at the following:

2.15pm - 3.00pm
Discussion Group 1A: Winning the Talent War – Attracting and Retaining Top Data Scientists in a Hyper-Competitive Market

Retention, Retention, Retention – how to maintain your organization’s attractiveness to data science professionals What motivates Data Scientists, and how are they different to other employees? What is the key to ensuring your organizations’ data science projects excite your team?

3.00pm - 3.45pm
Discussion Group 2B: Getting Personal – Empowering Personalization Through Data Science

The art of understanding your customer – utilizing machine learning and feature engineering to capture as many signals as possible. Identifying ‘filter bubbles’ and mitigating their effects. What results should we expect to achieve – today and in the future?