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Szilard Pafka

Chief Data Scientist
Santa Monica, California
Szilard studied Physics in the 90s and has obtained a PhD by using statistical methods to investigate the risk of financial portfolios. Next he has worked in a bank quantifying and managing market risk. About a decade ago he moved to California to become the Chief Scientist of a credit card processing company doing everything data (ETL, analysis, modeling, visualization, machine learning etc). He is also the founder/organizer of several data science related meetups in Santa Monica (LA R, Data Science/Machine Learning, DataVis LA etc.) and the data community website http://datascience.la. LinkedIn: szilard Twitter: @DataScienceLA Github: @szilard