Fred is the statistician behind the Crowd Calendar and theme park wait time models. He also works his statistical magic for The Unofficial Guides to Las Vegas and Disneyland, and he created the models used in the TouringPlans.com mobile wait times app, Lines. Fred is a professional statistician living in Ontario, Canada, although his family firmly believes he lives at the airport.
October 25, 2018
8:00 - 9:15
Businesses around the globe are using machine learning and analytics to optimize the use of resources and to increase revenue. TouringPlans.com uses machine learning and analytics to help families solve a tale as old as time, long lines at theme parks. Stochastic Gradient Boosting Models (Treenet) forecast the wait times at Disney attractions one year … Continued