Come learn about the various standard and non-standard formats of weather data, and how different formats can be applied to industry use cases.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
Sales Engineer & Meteorologist – The Weather Company
IBM Global Markets – Cognitive Solutions Unit Industry Platforms
Christopher Manzeck is a meteorologist and sales engineer for The Weather Company, an IBM Business. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Meteorology from UW-Madison and has been obsessed with the weather his entire life. He often takes vacations just to go storm chasing in the spring during peak severe weather season. Christopher specializes in helping businesses of all types realize the value (especially in the Insurance and Transportation verticals) of The Weather Company’s data and offerings by providing meteorological and analytical expertise and technical guidance.
Data Scientists, Business Analysts, Operations, Business Users, Weather Geeks
0) Announcement (2 minutes)
1) Intro & background: (10 minutes)
2) Weather Data types and most common use cases: (15 minutes)
3) Demos of various data formats: (10 minutes)
4) Wrap-up & Questions: (10 minutes)
** ALL SKILL LEVELS WELCOME **
Event has been announced at multiple IBM-sponsored meetup groups in Chicago (everyone is welcome from anywhere in the world):
Chicago, United States