This Seminar Series is produced by the University of San Francisco's Master's program in Data Science (https://www.usfca.edu/arts-sciences/graduate-programs/data-science). This group brings researchers and practitioners together with students, faculty, and interested members of the public to discuss topics of interest in analytics and data science. Please join us online on Fridays!
Joey Jonghoon AhnnJoey is a 15+ years experienced engineer, pioneer, startup adviser, and researcher in computer science and engineering industry. He is a principal AI engineer at Target and is a founding member of the AI group where he has built a feature store, AI-based demand forecasting system, and several MLOps tools.
Model-centric AI model development has been ever evolving in the past decade, enabling many mission critical applications in various industries. A retail industry is not an exception to this AI wave. In this talk, Joey will explain how Target has used AI to achieve better customer experiences by a data-centric approach to overcome drawbacks in the model-centric approach.