[Webinar recording] Stats Engine Q&A webinar recording and slides

by Optimizely ‎03-03-2015 March 3, 2015 - last edited on ‎03-04-2015 March 4, 2015 by Optimizely

The slides and recording from our Stats Engine webinar are now available. In the webinar Darwish Gani, product manager, and Leo Pekelis, statistician, cover:


  • Why sound statistics matter for your optimization platform
  • Why Optimizely made our new Stats Engine
  • How Stats Engine calculates statistical significance
  • Strategically changing your workflow based on Stats Engine’s updates

Darwish and Leo also answered dozens of questions from the audience, including many specifics about how Stats Engine works for different types of experiments.


For more information on Stats Engine, read our blog post or visit the Knowledge Base article.


Watch the Recording


If you don't want to watch the whole hour, jump to a specific topic using the guideposts below:

1:00 - Why we made Stats Engine

9:30 - Introduction to sequential testing

13:05 - False discovery rate control

17:15 - Practical recommendations for testing with Stats Engine

32:40 - Q&A begins


View the Slides