Lead analyst for Chelsea Football Club (was) to headline Discovery Summit
Jan 12, 2017 12:47 PM
| Last Modified: Mar 21, 2017 6:37 AM
Editor's Note: Zaheer Benjamin was unable to attend and speak at Discovery Summit Europe 2017.
Zaheer Benjamin, Head of Business Planning and Analytics for Chelsea Football Club, is at the forefront of the movement to apply advanced statistical practices to enhance sports performance. At Discovery Summit Europe, 21-23 March 2017 in Prague, he’ll give a keynote talk about his expertise in finding competitive advantage through the use of data.
Attendees will also hear from:
Galit Shmueli, Distinguished Professor at National Tsing Hua University, clarifying the distinction between explanatory and predictive modeling and the practical implications.
Ron S. Kenett, Research Professor at University of Turin, discussing Quality by Design, information quality and the challenges ahead for analytics and statistics.
John Sall, co-founder and Executive Vice President of SAS, demonstrating the latest improvements in JMP and why you’ll love them.