Mok Oh: To Do Data Science, You Need a Team of Specialists

June 15, 2012

Currently the Chief Scientist at PayPal, Mok Oh came on board when eBay acquired WHERE, where he was Chief Innovation Officer.  Prior to WHERE, Mok founded EveryScape, a data visualization company.  The following is an edited transcript of our recent phone conversation.

How do you define a data scientist?