3 Ways to Enhance Productivity with AI
Pre-processing and exploring data, building and deploying models and turning those scoring values into an actionable insight can be overwhelming. A recent survey shows that for data scientists, the many tasks they spend their time working on are very different from the tasks they actually want to prioritize. This... Read more
The Role of Data Analytics in Combating Ocean Plastic
Now that AI can help address business problems and machine learning can predict storm surges affecting coastal communities, it’s no surprise that more and more sectors of the economy are turning to data analytics. With the insightful information we get from data, we can face problems... Read more
Organizational Approaches to Enabling AI Governance
Editor’s note: Ilana Golbin is a speaker for ODSC West 2022 this November. Be sure to check out her talk, “Emerging Approaches to AI Governance: Tech-Led vs Policy-Led,” there! Consumers and practitioners alike have been calling for accountability and responsibility across AI system development and usage. ... Read more
GPT-3 Use Cases Changing the World of Business
If we’re listing out powerful, game-changing artificial intelligence tools, OpenAI’s GPT-3 certainly makes the list. Released in 2020, the language model became a near instant sensation by performing language tasks previously thought impossible for machines. Some of the most interesting GPT-3 use cases happen in the... Read more
10 AI Startups to Watch in 2022
The AI Startup Showcase at ODSC West is coming up fast, and we are so excited to showcase some of the leaders and innovators in the AI startups world. AI is changing the very fabric of our existence at home, at work, and everywhere in between,... Read more
How Healthcare Can Attract Top Data Scientists
I work as a data scientist in the healthcare payment integrity space. I can attest that seasoned quantitative leaders are highly sought after – I get outreach from recruiters weekly trying to entice me to other jobs. To me, data scientists in healthcare are especially valuable.... Read more
What Data Science Role Should You Hire For?
Companies understand how important data is to operations and digital transformation and are eager to bring expertise into their departments. However, hiring a “data scientist” might not get exactly the person they need in the position they have in mind. We know that data science roles... Read more
Optimizing Product Rankings for Competing Business Objectives
Editor’s note: Ali Vanderveld is a speaker for ODSC West 2022 coming this November 1st-3rd. Be sure to check out her talk, “Optimizing Recommendations for Competing Business Objectives,” there! When customers search or browse for products at Wayfair, their experiences are shaped by algorithms developed by... Read more
Churn Data Science Strategy
Editor’s note: Carl Gold is a speaker for ODSC West 2022 this November 1st-3rd. Be sure to check out his talk, “Fighting Churn With Data,” there! Churn means that your customers cancel your service, or stop spending money on your site or app. Churn is the... Read more
Unlocking AI Talent in Today’s Hybrid Working Environment
It was predicted by the World Economic Forum that at least 133 million new roles generated as a result of the new division of labour between humans, machines, and algorithms may emerge globally by 2022. If true, it shall compound the already massive shortage of people skilled... Read more