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Data Science Literacy and Open Source Education for the Enterprise
As a data scientist, one of your biggest struggles in your organization is probably communicating what you do (and what you can do) to the organization outside your data science team. If the departments around your data science team don’t understand how to frame the questions needed for the... Read more
Why is Silicon Valley Still the Go-To Place for Data Science and AI
Be honest. How many articles have you read in the past week proclaiming the decline of Silicon Valley? What about the inevitable decline of San Francisco as if it were a fat empire slowly eating itself alive? There’s plenty to discuss about the flow of money and the impact... Read more
Adapting Machine Learning Algorithms to Novel Use Cases
Editor’s Note: Kirk will present his talk “Adapting Machine Learning Algorithms to Novel Use Cases” at ODSC West 2019. If there was a metric for success in the data science profession, it would require a multi-dimensional scoring model. This metric would cover a data scientist’s technical skills and talents,... Read more
The Most Secure Safe in the World: Data Science and Data Engineering
Editor’s Note: If you’re interested in data storage, and the intersection of data science and data engineering, make sure to see Stephanie at ODSC West 2019, and watch her talk, “Integrating Elasticsearch with Analytics Workflows“ Bringing data science and data engineering together in service of business goals. Data scientists... Read more
What Are the Best European Cities for Jobs in Data Science?
Within the past few months, European cities have entered the global stage to compete in an artificial intelligence (AI) arms race with tech hubs in the United States and China. While the high concentration of innovative companies in Silicon Valley or the busy streets lined with Fortune 500 companies... Read more
8 Rising Stars of Data Science
As data science and artificial intelligence advances at an exponential rate, it’s easy to focus on the results itself without thinking about the people that make it happen. It’s thanks to these data scientists that we’re able to see such rapid growth in the technology that we use daily... Read more
Guest Blogger Cezary Podkul discusses Keeping Governments Accountable with Open Data Science Blog Post
Doing open data science on government financials is not easy. A lot of the info is not, well, open. The good news is that data on government spending, borrowing, pensions and the like exists, but often lies hidden in bulky PDFs that are difficult to work with. In my... Read more
The Last Conference You Will Ever Attend
Visitors to this site are obviously no strangers to open source data science. Take R for example. R is the epitome of a successful open source project, having become one of the most popular languages for data analysis and used by millions. It is a thriving open-source project supported... Read more