About Alexander Fries

Double degree student at emlyon business school in Lyon, focusing on digital marketing and data science, and the WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management in Vallendar, focusing on entrepreneurship and innovation management. Soon to pursue a PhD in entrepreneurship and family business at the WHU, researching the success factors of innovation concepts in family businesses.

Interview with Susie LU from Netflix on Data visualization at Neflix

By | 2018-05-22T18:09:24+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|english, in-class-podcast|

Interviewer: Jiaying HUA and Lisa (Yiyue) Zheng "Susie is an expert in Data Visualization with complementary skills in design and front end development. Susie has experience using HTML, CSS, Javascript, JQuery, d3.js, and backbone.js. She worked at SVDS as a Senior Data Visualization Developer telling data stories throughout the company for client needs and [...]

Interview with Francesco Grossetti from Bocconi University on Text mining with NLP algorithms on EDGAR database from SEC

By | 2018-05-15T10:16:21+00:00 May 15th, 2018|english, in-class-podcast|

Interviewer: Jocopo Bruno and Dario Gagliardi "My research bridges the areas of applied and computational statistics as well as data mining. I have built up detailed experience in the management, exploration, and application of multiple statistical and machine learning techniques in order to analyse very large databases. My position in the Accounting Department enabled [...]

Interview with Charles Brecque from Mind Foundry on Machine Learning

By | 2018-05-08T09:24:05+00:00 May 8th, 2018|french, in-class-podcast|

Interviewer: Gaultier Bonlarron, Roy Chahine, and Liubov Rostovshchikova "Welcome to Mind Foundry, where we have assembled some of the greatest minds in AI research and development to help the world’s leading organisations harness the positive power of AI and Machine Learning. Our Machine Learning platform will build the systems of intelligence that allow organisations [...]

Interview Caroline Goulard – Dataveyes: How can data visualisation transform daily life?

By | 2018-04-25T10:10:15+00:00 April 24th, 2018|english, in-class-podcast|

Interviewer: Young-Sun EUN Chu-Yun HUANG "Ever since the completion of my studies I have been nurturing a passion for how information can be expressed, shared and understood. Acting on my strong belief that the rich data era will transform the way we work, learn and communicate, I co-founded Dataveyes, a studio specialized in Human-Data [...]

Interview with Guillaume DELALOY from Nimley on Data Science

By | 2018-04-03T12:33:34+00:00 April 10th, 2018|french, in-class-podcast|

Interviewer: Bastien Paul Maxime Guyon Solveig Trautmann "Nimley enables businesses to improve their sales teams'​ productivity. We can guarantee targeted sales conversations to grow your business and provide you with field tested results to guide strategic decision making. Over the last 4 years, our growth hackers, sales experts, engineers and data scientists created a [...]

Interview with Benjamin Ballatin from Fermob on Cybersecurity

By | 2018-04-03T12:27:09+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|french, in-class-podcast|

Interviewer: Houria Oussadit and Anouschka Hafs "Fermob creates terraces, moves into squares, brings colour into gardens and enchants towns throughout the world. As a designer and manufacturer of outdoor furniture in metal, Fermob is recognized in France and all over the world for its industrial know-how and its creations which come in 24 colours." [...]

Interview with Eric Rodriguez & Philippe Van Impe on Data Brokers

By | 2018-03-28T20:25:23+00:00 March 28th, 2018|in-class-podcast|

Interviewer: Hugo MACQUET "Data.be is the search engine for Belgian company information. Data.be was launched to disrupt the business information broker industry and share company records easily. Data.be sources its information from Staatsblad/Moniteur Belge, Balanscentrale Nationale Bank/Centrale des bilans de la Banque Nationale (annual accounts) and keeps adding government sources to offer enriched quality information in [...]

Interview with Romain Torres from Fresher on Chatbots

By | 2018-03-20T22:30:30+00:00 March 20th, 2018|french, in-class-podcast|

Interviewer: Jim LE Alexandre GRANDJEAN Mona MANAI "Freshr est un ami intelligent avec qui tu discutes sur Messenger. Chaque matin il te résume les actus les plus importantes du moment en fonction de tes goûts. Notre mission? Offrir aux millennials la meilleure expérience possible pour s’informer. En moins d'un an Freshr c’est déjà 100 000 [...]