Matt Mohebbi, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Iodine; Co-Inventor, Google Flu Trends
Interviewer: Peter Beinart, Contributing Editor, The Atlantic
Peter Beinart is associate professor of journalism and political science at the City University of New York. He is also a contributor to The Atlantic and National Journal, a senior columnist at Haaretz, a CNN Political Commentator, and a senior fellow at The New America Foundation.
Matt is a software engineer with a decade’s experience extracting meaningful knowledge out of massive datasets.
Matt spent the past decade as a software developer at Google, where he worked on Google Search and later co-founded Flu Trends, a project that combined data from the CDC and other public health authorities with Google search trends to discern new epidemiological signals.