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5 Amazing Ways Data Science Will Transform the eCommerce Business
Data science has become a go-to term for every industry, starting from eCommerce to healthcare and transportation. And each sector uses data science in eCommerce for different purposes.  For instance, Amazon, the eCommerce giant, uses data for improving eCommerce experience. Among all industries, data science has had a significant impact... Read more
AI Gold Rush: How to Build a Better AI Startup
We’re in the midst of an AI “gold rush.” It’s not just people working directly with AI, but the entire ecosystem that’s changing. Even fields affected by AI are innovating within the infrastructure, causing new use cases and new ways of thinking about AI. It’s an exciting time to... Read more
What Businesses Should Know About Speech Technologies
One of the top workshops at ODSC West last year (2018) was a talk by Omar Tawakol, the founder of Voicea. His company created a voice assistant that transformed meetings by handling lower order tasks like note-taking. Cisco acquired Voicea, most likely to integrate it into Webex as part... Read more
Identifying Heart Disease Risk Factors from Clinical Text
Editor’s Note: See Sudha’s talk “Identifying Heart Disease Risk Factors from Clinical Notes” at ODSC Europe 2019.  People needlessly die every single day due to preventable heart attacks. The clues are hiding right within the notes doctors and clinicians take during routine health care visits. In this presentation, we... Read more
Using AI for Dynamic Pricing: The Smarking Example
What do the airlines, hotels, parking, and cloud computing have in common? You invest in assets upfront and render them out as slices of time. While parking assets exist in the physical space, and cloud computing exists in a virtual space, the principle is the same. Dr. Maokai Lin ... Read more
What Your Business Needs to Know About Data Variety
The bigger your business, the more likely your data is…interesting. Old methods of data collection put data in silos across several departments. The computing power to handle data in all its forms wasn’t there, so breaking it up in the name of agile operations was key. Now, we’ve got... Read more
AI as the Ultimate Disrupter in Logistics:  How to Manage Last Mile Costs?
Over half the total cost incurred of Logistics companies falls in the execution of first and last-mile services.  Logistics companies are seeking to reduce costs by making the transportation process faster, more reliable, and more efficient.  With the growing digitization of logistics industry, more and more companies are adding... Read more
How to Convince Your Boss It’s Time to Expand Your Data Science Team
Tell me if this sounds familiar. Your job description includes data science and data visualization. You’re the go-to expert for building the architecture and the point person when something goes haywire. You’re expected to make sense of the data lake and ensure it’s labeled correctly. Plus, they need you... Read more
Data Valuation – What is Your Data Worth and How do You Value it?
Editor’s Note: Come to  ODSC Europe 2019 for the talk “Data Valuation — Valuing the World’s Greatest Asset.“ Some people talk about data as the new oil, but this is too simplistic. Oil is a commodity–to be bought and sold. Data is an asset, an asset that grows in value... Read more
Deep Learning for Third-Party Risk Identification and Evaluation
Editor’s Note: Learn more about the technical details of this article at the talk “Deep Learning for Third-Party Risk Identification and Evaluation at Dow Jones” at ODSC Europe 2019 For more than 17 years, Dow Jones has supplied risk and compliance data to banking and financial institutions, corporations and... Read more