Processing Geographic Data at Internet Scale

Peter Lenz, Vice President of Data Science | Near

Spatial data is a special class of data that requires extra care and thought when working with it. We'll explore some of background concepts of geography and walk through the real world methods Dstillery uses to process, filter, and generate insights on 80 billion pieces of geographic data daily. 



Peter Lenz

Vice President of Data Science | Near

I'm Peter (he, him), a Geographer and Data Scientist based in New York City. I combine a deep domain expertise in geoinformatics and economic geography with technical skills in programming, machine learning, NLP, among others. I'm working to create 'Big Social Science'.

Peter Lenz