Square former Head of Data Science: Data Science for Lending 101

TOPIC: Data Science for Lending 101 Information advantage is synonymous with successful lending. Data is used to acquire users, underwrite, make credit decisions, and enhance product capabilities. Thomson Nguyen will speak about his experiences building the data science team at Square Capital. Thomson Nguyen is an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Kleiner Perkins, focusing on ML and Fintech companies. He previously headed up Data Science at Square Capital, Square’s small business lending arm, and before that founder/CEO of Framed Data, a Y Combinator ML startup focused on churn detection and reduction (acquired by Square). Interactive Q&A is highly encouraged. We close with a Help Me Build It open forum – bring your own 30-second status update or help request! AGENDA 6:30p – Doors Open + Food & Drinks 7:00p – Welcome 7:05p – Session Begins (Doors Close) 7:30p – Q&A 7:40p – Help Me Build It open forum – bring your own 30-second status update or help request 7:50p – Networking and Fun 8:30p – Event Ends PARKING Parking is available in the building. See www.550kearnygarage.com for more info.

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