Andreas Weigend

Data for the People

Andreas Weigend

Talk: Data for the People

Andreas Weigend is one of the world's foremost experts on the future of big data, social-mobile technologies, and consumer behavior. Previously the chief scientist at Amazon, he is now the founding director of the Social Data Lab at Stanford.

Andreas Weigend

Andreas Weigend is one of the world's foremost experts on the future of big data, social-mobile technologies, and consumer behavior. He teaches at Stanford University, the University of California, Berkeley, and Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business in China. He is the founder and director of the Social Data Lab. He lives in San Francisco, California.

Data for the People: How to Make Our Post-Privacy Economy Work for You

In Data for the People, Andreas Weigend draws on his years as a consultant for commerce, education, healthcare, travel and finance companies to outline how Big Data can work better for all of us. As of today, how much we benefit from Big Data depends on how closely the interests of big companies align with our own.

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