Lauren MooresVP, Data Innovation - Indigo
Lauren Moores is a data geek and strategist who uses dirty, disparate data to optimize business practices with relevant metrics and insightful stories. She has over 25 years in data strategy, data science and data creation in various information and tech industries, including a PhD in Economics from Brown University.
Lauren is currently the VP, Data Innovation at Indigo, the leader in Beneficial Agriculture, focused on harnessing nature to help farmers sustainably feed the planet. Her focus at Indigo includes using microbial, spatial, and market data to create unique analytics and data science solutions. She is also the Chair of the data advisory board for the USA for UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency.
Lauren’s previous roles also focused on the use of new sources of data to transform industry: financial, advertising and marketing technology products and services. She is a speaker and writer on innovation through data, technology and analytics, including prior lecturing at Brown, NYU and UCLA. Lauren holds multiple data patents and she continues to advise entrepreneurs and start-ups regarding data and data technology.