(We're investing a lot of time and effort building a great community here so it's important that we know at least a little bit about our members. Please answer all questions, even if briefly!). #1: Why are you interested in "the business of data"?
From mining twitter for political sentiment, to building optimization engines for ad-networks, data translates to dollars quite easily.
Where do you work (company, institution) or study (school) and what do you do?
Optimization Quant-gineer at Appnexus
Data-nerd, coder, ex-bioinformatician/geneticist