Gloria Lau describes some of the products built for the higher education sector, the data standardization process, determining school similarity and identifying notable alumni.
Gloria Lau leads the core data products team at Linkedin. Her team focuses on understanding and engaging members to construct the best professional identity on the web, including education and occupation, and builds interesting data products on top of said data. Previously, she was a research scientist at FindLaw, a Thomson Reuters business. She has a MS and PhD from Stanford, and BS from UCLA.
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