Adi Wyner

Professor Abraham Wyner is chair of the Wharton undergraduate program in statistics and a tenured Associate Professor and the Chair of the Undergraduate Program in Statistics for the University of Pennsylvania. His principle focus at Wharton has been research in Applied Probability, Information Theory and Statistical Learning. Professor Wyner has participated in numerous consulting projects in various businesses, including as one the earliest consultants for TiVo, Inc, where he helped develop early personalization software. Dr. Wyner created some of the first on-line data summarization tools, while acting as CTO for Surfnotes, Inc. His interest in sports statistics has led to a collaboration with ESPN where Dr. Wyner was the PI on the ESPN-funded MLB player evaluation research project.

Past Appearances

Wharton Moneyball: March 6, 2019

Hosts Shane Jensen, Adi Wyner, Cade Massey, and Eric Bradlow are joined by Tom Haberstroh (Co-Founder, Writer and Analyst; Writer at Bleacher Report, Spotlight Media Ventures) and Neil Greenberg (Stats geek and sports writer, The Washington Post) on the Wednesday, March 6, 2019 edition of Wharton Moneyball.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Wharton Moneyball: February 27, 2019

Hosts Shane Jensen, Adi Wyner, Cade Massey, and Eric Bradlow are joined by Daniel Rapaport (Golf Writer and Editor, Sports Illustrated) and E. Lyle Cain, Jr. (Orthopaedic Surgeon & Sports Medicine Specialist, Andrews Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center) on the Wednesday, February 27, 2019 edition of Wharton Moneyball.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Wharton Moneyball: February 20, 2019

Hosts Shane Jensen, Adi Wyner, Cade Massey, and Eric Bradlow are joined by Cynthia Frelund (Analytics Expert, NFL Media) and Tim Cooney (MBA Student; former MLB player, the Wharton School) on the Wednesday, February 20, 2019 edition of Wharton Moneyball.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Knowledge@Wharton: February 15, 2019

Host Dan Loney is joined by Mike Saporito (President & CEO, Intervir Therapeutics), Bruce Freedman (Associate Professor of Pathobiology, Director, PennVet Imaging Core Facility), Ann Carlson (Shirley Shapiro Professor of Environmental Law, Faculty Co-Director, Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, UCLA School of Law), Ronald Harty (Professor of Microbiology, University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine), Christopher Peterson (John J. Flynn Endowed Professor of Law, S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah), Brendan Harris (Player Development/Pro-Scouting, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim), Adi Wyner, David Musto (Ronald O. Perelman Professor and Chair, Wharton Finance Department), and Eric Orts (Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics and Management; Director, Initiative for Global Environmental Leadership, Wharton) on the Friday, February 15, 2019 edition of Knowledge@Wharton.Read More

Air Date: Friday, February 15, 2019

Wharton Moneyball: February 13, 2019

Hosts Shane Jensen, Adi Wyner, Cade Massey, and Eric Bradlow are joined by Shane Battier (Retired Basketball Player, NBA) and Neil Paine (Senior SportsWriter, FiveThirtyEight) on the Wednesday, February 13, 2019 edition of Wharton Moneyball.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Wharton Moneyball: February 6, 2019

Hosts Shane Jensen, Adi Wyner, Cade Massey, and Eric Bradlow are joined by Dan Altman (Founder, North Yard Analytics) and Bud Elliot (National Recruiting Director, SB Nation) on the Wednesday, February 6, 2019 edition of Wharton Moneyball.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Wharton Money Live from Radio Row at Super Bowl LIII

Hosts Adi Wyner, Cade Massey, and Eric Bradlow are joined by Alex Anthopoulos (General Manager and EVP, Atlanta Braves), Bucky Brooks (NFL Analyst, NFL Network), Damani Leech (SVP, Football Strategy and Business Development, NFL), and Eric Winston (President, NFL Players Association) on the Thursday, January 31, 2019 edition of Wharton Moneyball.Read More

Air Date: Thursday, January 31, 2019

Wharton Moneyball: January 30, 2019

Hosts Shane Jensen, Adi Wyner, Cade Massey, and Eric Bradlow are joined by Erik Lorig (Wharton MBA Student; Former NFL Player; Middle Market Private Equity Analyst Intern, The Wharton School) and Aaron Schatz (President; Editor-in-Chief, Football Outsider) on the Wednesday, January 30, 2019 edition of Wharton Moneyball.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Wharton Moneyball: January 23, 2019

Hosts Shane Jensen, Adi Wyner, Cade Massey, and Eric Bradlow are joined by Steve Gera (Chief Executive, Gains Group) and Frank Frigo (Co-Founder & Chief Business Officer, EdjAnalytics & EdjSports) on the Wednesday, January 23, 2019 edition of Wharton Moneyball.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Wharton Moneyball: January 16, 2019

Hosts Shane Jensen, Adi Wyner, Cade Massey, and Eric Bradlow are joined by Cris Collinsworth (Game Analyst, NBC’s Sunday Night Football) and Raffaele Poli (Head, CIES Football Observatory) on the Wednesday, January 16, 2019 edition of Wharton Moneyball.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, January 16, 2019

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