Using Blockchain and AI for Data Security
Security is a massive concern in big data, but now that everyone is moving to a data-based system, how do you keep it all secure? The answer that’s emerging is building our systems very differently through an innovative way to scrub encrypted data – social physics. Blockchain and AI... Read more
Find Your Ideal Data Scientist at ODSC East 2019
In an ideal situation, your perfect data science team would appear at your office, ready to work and paperwork already signed. Unfortunately, that’s not reality just yet. Though, there are still ways to make the hiring process a bit easier with potentially better benefits, too. As opposed to the... Read more
6 Reasons Your Business is Falling Behind the AI Race
If you’ve gotten excited about AI’s reach into the business sector, you aren’t alone. Around 61% of businesses have already implemented some sort of AI initiative, and it’s likely your business has as well. If your AI initiative isn’t delivering the results you expected, it may not be the... Read more
7 Steps to Go From Data Science to Data Ops
Not too long ago, data operation wasn’t on the radar, but now that it’s all people talk about, how can you move efficiently from data science to data ops? Gil Benghiat, co-founder of Data Kitchen, shares seven steps to do just that. [Related Article: The Difference Between Data Scientists... Read more
How Will AI Nudging Affect Our Privacy?
When you want to influence behavior, but you don’t want to restrict freedom of choice, you might take advantage of something behavioral science calls “nudging.” While most of us believe that humans behave rationally, nudge theory believes that humans are often irrational, making decisions based on influence and priming.... Read more
What are Some of the Best Practices for Hiring Data Scientists?
Instead of focusing on any particular issue or advancement relating to data science, Alluvium founder Drew Conway used his platform at ODSC to discuss an important issue relating to the field’s culture: how to hire data scientists for your company. Drawing from his extensive experience on both sides of... Read more
Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Practice: Anomaly Detection in Army ERP Data
Overview Assessing and improving readiness remains a significant priority for the United States Army. With this priority in mind, the Army recently launched a project to enhance its supply chain data environments by leveraging the power of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML). The Army’s Logistics Innovation Agency... Read more
Using Outcome-Driven AI to Avoid Fake ROI Traps
Businesses don’t do data analytics because they are curious, they do it because they want results: to find levers in their own behavior that will change the outcomes in their favor. Yet most organizations aren’t exploiting the data they have to the fullest; their data-driven culture is still plots-driven... Read more
Business Applications of AI-Powered NLP
It’s difficult enough to teach people language, not to mention machines, and for this reason, language proficiency for computers is a moving target. People in the industry have struggled for years with the question of how to get more meaningful data into the hands of those who need it,... Read more
AI and Machine Learning in Practice
AI needs to be strategic. Playing with AI on the edges and deploying small prototypes and pilots isn’t going to help revolutionize your business model. Rather, taking a long look at your current business and deciding where AI has the potential to make the most significant impact is the... Read more