Lloyd Treinish: This weather forecasting model is actually accurate

About this talk: Lloyd Treinish has his head and his supercomputers in the clouds. On a mission to regain public trust in weather forecasting, Treinish shares how better data modeling can do everything from reduce flight delays to save lives in the face of natural disaster.

About this speaker

Lloyd A. Treinish, leader of the global environmental science team at IBM Research, is an author of 60+ technical articles and recipient of five patents. In his role at the IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Lloyd oversees research, development and operations with clients on five continents. He pioneered environmental business operations services including weather, water, energy, climate and sustainability. Lloyd is considered the father of Deep Thunder for advanced modelling for weather-sensitive decision-making.

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