Eddie Du

Applied Research Scientist

About

Eddie Du is an Applied Research Scientist on our Impact Team and works on engagements with our portfolio companies while also identifying new research trends that we can leverage in the future. He has a broad interest in bridging the gap between academic research and applications in the industry.

Experience

Prior to joining Georgian, Eddie was a Software Engineer with Bluecore, where he developed infrastructure for data ingestion and data quality monitoring. Previous to this he worked as a Software Engineer at Facebook and Google. At Facebook, he worked on the News Feed Data Infrastructure team and contributed to tooling and infrastructure. At Google, he worked on YouTube Closed Captions, the YouTube Flash player and Google Buzz.

Education

Eddie holds an MSc in Applied Computing from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor’s degree in computational mathematics from the University of Waterloo.

Contact Eddie

(416) 868-9696

Areas of Expertise

Software Engineering

Full-Stack Web Development

Data Science

Machine Learning

 

Companies

True Fit

True Fit is a data-driven personalization platform for footwear and apparel retailers. Hosting the industry’s most comprehensive data collective True Fit uses advanced AI technology to map the detailed style, fit, and technical attributes from clothes and shoes to the detailed preferences of millions of individual shoppers.

Team: Justin LaFayette, Michael Robinson

WorkFusion

WorkFusion is committed to powering the digital transformation of work. We offer software products that let enterprise leaders digitize their operation, exponentially increasing productivity and improving service delivery. WorkFusion’s engineers, data scientists, designers, and customer teams are bound by a single purpose: to deliver enterprise-grade, AI-powered products purpose-built for operations professionals.

Team: Jason Brenier, Justin LaFayette, Parinaz Sobhani, Emily Walsh, Ji Chao Zhang