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Effective Data Science in the Enterprise

Lisa Cohen on December 4, 2020

This talk looks at how data science is performed and organized within enterprises. From navigating organizational structures to leveraging data lifecycles and workflows, Lisa provides advice on how to grow a career in enterprise data and analytics based on her 16 year career in the industry.

Lisa Cohen leads a team of data scientists working on Azure Customer Growth Analytics. Her team is responsible for analyzing OKRs, informing data-driven decisions, and developing data science models to help customers be successful on Azure. She's been at Microsoft for 16 years, and also helped develop multiple versions of Visual Studio. She holds Bachelor and Masters degrees from Harvard in Applied Mathematics. Outside of work, she's an avid softball player and enjoys spending time in nature with her husband and kids.