"Anand is a co-founder of Gramener, a data science company. He leads a team that automates insights from data and narrates these as visual data stories. He is recognized as one of India's top 10 data scientists, and is a regular TEDx speaker.
Anand is a gold medalist at IIM Bangalore and an alumnus of IIT Madras, London Business School, IBM, Infosys, Lehman Brothers, and BCG.
More importantly, he has hand-transcribed every Calvin & Hobbes strip ever, and dreams of watching every film on the IMDb Top 250."
"There’s a powerful way to fight dengue. Infect a mosquito with Wolbachia, release it in highly populated regions, and wait for it to infect all mosquitoes in the region.
But this process is expensive, and we need to release it in the most densely populated regions in a city.
And no one really knows what population density is at a 100m x 100m level.
Can we use satellite imagery and use this to identify building density?