In this interview with ODSC, Aparna and Hisham delve into term modeling and logistic regression at Dow Jones.
In this interview with ODSC, Dave explains the meaning behind Exaptive, and how his company facilitates “a-ha” moments. He also discusses some other high level topics, including how data science building blocks come together in an application that facilitates an end user’s cognitive process.
In this interview with ODSC, Rob shares some details about Maxpoint’s new open source Python package for bayesian logistic regressions. View Rob’s talk here.
In this interview with ODSC, Juliet explains how she solves problems at Cloudera using PySpark, and why she chooses PySpark.
Bio: Lynn Root is an insomniac software engineer for Spotify, founder of the San Francisco Chapter of PyLadies, board member of the Python Software Foundation, and member of the Django Software Foundation. She holds a business degree in finance and economics but fell in love with programming in 2011.
Gaël Varoquaux is an INRIA faculty researcher working on data science for brain imaging in the Neurospin brain research institute (Paris, France). His research focuses on modeling and mining brain activity in relation to cognition. Years before the NSA, he was hoping to make bleeding-edge data processing available across new fields, and he has been […]
Topological data analysis: New perspectives on machine learning from abstract mathematics http://www.meetup.com/Boston-Data-Mining/events/223018978/ Abstract: When looked at from the right perspective, many of the ideas and algorithms involved in machine learning/data science can be thought of as discovering geometric patterns and shapes in a collection of data points. I will explain how this perspective applies to […]
Owen Zhang – #1 Ranked Kaggle Data Scientist, Chief Product Officer at DataRobot. In this interview with ODSC, Owen gives us his bio, his favorite data science tools, tells us about switching from engineering to data science, insight into which qualities make a GOOD data scientist, his role as CHIEF data scientist, and much more.