AI in Action E186: Kevin Johnson, Head of Data Science at Favor Delivery
Welcome to episode 186 of the AI in Action podcast, the show where we break down the hype and explore the impact that Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence are making on our everyday lives.
Powered by Alldus International, our goal is to share with you the insights of technologists and data science enthusiasts to showcase the excellent work that is being done within AI in the United States and Europe.
Today’s guest is Kevin Johnson, Head of Data Science at Favor Delivery in Austin, Texas. Founded in 2013, Favor is the easiest way to get anything you want in your city delivered to your door in under an hour. Whether it’s lunch at the office, groceries for home or those errands you just don’t have time for, your personal assistant can deliver it in just a few taps. Favor currently operates in over 100 cities across Texas.
In the episode, Kevin will discuss:
The great work they do at Favor Delivery
How the Data Science team is set up for success
Problems they are solving in the delivery sector
Upcoming technology and trends in the industry
Plans for growth and exciting opportunities at Favor Delivery
What excites him for the future
To find out more about Kevin and all the great work at Favor Delivery, check out the website www.favordelivery.com or follow them on Twitter @Favor. You can also connect with Kevin on Linkedin.
What did you think of Kevin’s podcast? Where do you see the future of AI and Data Science in the Delivery sector heading in the next few years? We would love to hear your thoughts on this episode, so please leave a comment below.
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