EP33a: Stability of an oil refinery = S&P 500 index — An Interview with Drew Conway of Alluvium
What is the similarity between stability and the S&P 500 index? How can we use data to identify fire risks and where to best open a coffee shop in New York City?
From using regression to identify fire risks in New York City to managing complex process control, it all comes down to getting the right information to the right person at the right time to make a decision. Drew explains what stability means, and the tension between machines and people as it pertains to data.