Spatial Analysis

84.51° Data Scientist Greg Anderson joins us on this episode of The Uplow’d to discuss Spatial Analysis. We’ll learn about this cutting edge data science that helps Kroger plan new store locations, existing store remodels, and where an Ocado hub or spoke will perform best.

Greg Anderson is a Lead Data Scientist with 84.51°, with a focus on developing new methodologies for forecasting performance of new, relocated and expanded Kroger stores using geospatial analytics. He leverages machine learning, geographic information systems and special statistics to better understand customer shopping behaviors and preferences nationwide. Greg holds a Master of Science, as well as a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Georgia (Athens, Ga.).


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