Speaker

Wayne Jones, Senior Data Scientist at Shell

Wayne Jones

Senior Data Scientist, Shell

Wayne Jones is a senior Data Scientist in the Shell Advanced Analytics Centre of Excellence. He joined Shell in 2007 and during his ten years in Shell has worked on a wide variety of Data Science and statistical projects across many areas of the business, e.g. Upstream Materials Management, Treasury Cash Forecasting, Downstream Aviation, Gas and Power Trading. Wayne is a chartered statistician, has a BSc honours degree in mathematics from Bangor University of Wales, a MSc in ‘Mathematical Modelling for Industry’ from the University of Loughborough and a PhD in Ecological Modelling from the University of Strathclyde.

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Parallelizing Large Simulations with Apache SparkR

Across all assets globally, Shell carries a huge stock of spare part inventory which ties up large quantities of working capital. Over the past 2 years an interdisciplinary project team has produced a tool, Inventory… Read more