Deep inside the data warehouses of companies across the world, there are billions of dollars trapped in the subtle variations between the binary 0s and 1s that make up fraud and loss prevention data. For the 2014 Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) asset protection conference, JCPenney approached the University of
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Eduardo Coccaro, Elizabeth Jones and Xiaoqui Liu
EduardoCoccaro received his bachelor’s degree in electronic engineering in 2009 from the Universidad Simón Bolívar in his home country of Venezuela. He will receive his master’s degree in business analytics in July 2014 and is looking forward to his future position with Dell. Elizabeth Jones is originally from Richardson, Texas. She received her bachelor of science degree in mathematics from Louisiana State University in 2012. After graduation in July 2014, she will pursue a career in analytics as a consultant for Credera. Xiaoqi Liui s originally from Beijing, China, where she received her bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. After moving to the U.S., she attended the University of Michigan before enrolling in the University of Texas at Austin’s MSBA program. She is also projected to graduate in July 2014.