Phil is a big beardy data geek who loves working with data and solving interesting data problems.
He is especially interested soft skills for technical people in data, empathy, ethics and in the impact of data on what people know and how they know it. Starting his career with a BA in AI, he has worked in a wide range of industries from surveying, to architecture, to advertising, to being the CTO and technical founder of a data start-up.
Phil now works at Microsoft as a Cloud Solution Architect for Data & AI in One Commercial Partner.
Talks I've Given
Data Empathy; How Empathy Makes You a More Successful Technologist
Featuring Phil Harvey and Noelia Jiménez Martínez
Have you, or someone in your team, ever say “Soft skills don’t matter to me, I am technical!”? Have you been frustrated by ‘the sales people’ or ‘the IT department’? No matter how good your technical skills are, you always seem to be at odds with the world? Your human skills will be the problem....success data-empathy data data-science big-data infiniteconf