Facebook’s Data Science Timeline

Friday, May 31, 2013 - 12:15 pm

Explore the evolution of data science at Facebook as told by one of their first data scientists.

Facebook's Data Science Timeline - DataEDGE 2013

Manager of Measurement Systems

Itamar Rosenn is a data scientist at Facebook, where he manages the data science team. Mr. Rosenn joined Facebook as its first data scientist in early 2007.

Senior Fellow
McKinsey Global Institute

Michael Chui is a senior fellow of the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI), where he leads research on the impact of information technologies on business, the economy, and society. Chui has led McKinsey research in such areas as long-term technology-enabled business trends, Web 2.0 and collaboration technologies, emerging markets innovators, and data-driven management. His research has been cited globally in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Fast Company, Forbes, The Times of London, and Les Échos.

As a McKinsey consultant, Chui served clients in the high-tech, media, and telecom industries on strategy, innovation and product development, IT, sales and marketing, M&A, and organization.