xlwings – Make Excel Fly with Python – Feliz Zumstein ODSC Boston 2015
xlwings – Make Excel Fly with Python from odsc xlwings is an open-source Python package that connects Excel with Python on Windows and Mac. It allows for interactive use from IPython Notebooks or any other Python environment but also allows to run Python code from Excel as replacement for... Read more
The Big Data of Everyday Things – Gerard Dwan ODSC Boston 2015
The Big Data of Everyday Things from odsc Despite the amount of hype in the technical industry, there isn’t always a visible path to operational benefit. Many organizations are investing blindly in data science and big data without understanding the benefits the technology can bring or the talent required... Read more
DIY Deep Learning with Caffe Workshop – Kate Saenko ODSC Boston 2015
DIY Deep Learning with Caffe Workshop from odsc Caffe (Convolutional Architecture for Fast Feature Embedding) is a deep learning framework made with expression, speed, and modularity in mind. It is developed by the Berkeley Vision and Learning Center (BVLC) and by community contributors. Caffe’s expressive architecture encourages application and... Read more
Max Kuhn, Zachary Deane-Mayer – The Development Process for the caret Package ODSC Boston 2015
The caret package is a unified interface to a large number of predictive model functions in R. from odsc The caret package is a unified interface to a large number of predictive model functions in R. First created in 2005, the home for the source code and documentation has... Read more
How to Quantify Culture – ODSC Boston 2015
How to Quantify Culture: Introduction to R Workshop from freshdatabos Read more
Building Fast Applications for Streaming Data – VoltDB ODSC Boston 2015
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Big But Personal Data: How Human Behavior Bounds Privacy and What We Can We Do About It – ODSC Boston 2015
Big But Personal Data: How Human Behavior Bounds Privacy and What We Can We Do About It from freshdatabos Read more
Thinking in Data Workshop – David Weisman ODSC Boston 2015
Thinking in Data Workshop from freshdatabos Read more
Data Science on a Budget: Maximizing Insight and Impact – Nicholas Arcolano PhD ODSC Boston 2015
Data Science on a Budget: Maximizing Insight and Impact – Nicholas Arcolano PhD from freshdatabos Talk Abstract Many companies have “big data”, but not every company has the resources (or need) for a big data team. In this talk we will discuss lessons I’ve learned from working as part... Read more
Quantifying Uncertainty: Evaluating Trading Algorithms using Probabilistic Programming ODSC Boston 2015
There exist a large number of metrics to evaluate the performance and risk of a trading strategy. Although those metrics have proven to be useful tools in practice, most of them require a large amount of data and yield unstable results on shorter timescales. Quantopian allows users to develop... Read more