Saturn: A New Approach to Training Large Language Models & Other Neural Networks
Editor’s note: Kabir Nagrecha is a speaker for ODSC West 2023 this Fall. Be sure to check out his talk, “Democratizing Fine-tuning of Open-Source Large Models with Joint Systems Optimization,” there! Model scale has become an absolutely essential aspect of modern deep learning practice. The success... Read more
Simplifying Time Series Analysis for Data Scientists
Editor’s note: Jeff Tao is a speaker for ODSC West 2023 this Fall. Be sure to check out his talk, “What is a Time-series Database and Why do I Need One?” there! Most data scientists are familiar with the concept of time series data and work... Read more
Representation Learning on Graphs and Networks
Editor’s note: Dr. Petar Veličković is a speaker for ODSC West 2023. Be sure to check out his talk, “Representation Learning on Graphs and Networks,” there! The main aim of my talk at ODSC West will be to enable the attendees to assimilate the key concepts... Read more
Data Morph: Moving Beyond the Datasaurus Dozen
Editor’s note: Stefanie Molin is a speaker for ODSC West 2023 this Fall. Be sure to check out her talk, “Data Morph: A Cautionary Tale of Summary Statistics,” there! This article introduces Data Morph, a new open-source Python package that can be used to morph an input... Read more
MLOps: Monitoring and Managing Drift
Editor’s note: Oliver Zeigermann is a speaker for ODSC West 2023 this Fall. Be sure to check out his talk, “MLOps: Monitoring and Managing Drift,” there! The trouble with machine learning starts after you put your model into production.  Typically, you want to bring something into... Read more
Data Architecture and CAP Theorem: Where Does it Clash?
Editor’s note: Joep Kokkeler is a speaker for ODSC West this Fall. Be sure to check out his talk, “Capturing CAP in a Kappa Data Architecture,” there! Before diving into different types of data architecture, let’s focus on the cap theorem first. The cap theorem states... Read more
Visualization for Clustering Methods
Editor’s note: Evie Fowler is a speaker for ODSC West. Be sure to check out her talk, “Bridging the Interpretability Gap in Customer Segmentation,” there! At this Fall’s Open Data Science Conference, I will talk about how to bring a systematic approach to the interpretation of... Read more
Start Learning AI With the ODSC West Data Primer Series
The Data Primer series as part of the ODSC West Mini-Bootcamp Pass is your golden ticket to kickstarting your AI journey. These live, virtual pre-bootcamp sessions, running from August to October, will get you ready to get the most out of your ODSC West conference experience... Read more
First 50 Sessions Announced for ODSC West 2023
ODSC West is just a few months away and we couldn’t be more excited to announce our first 50 sessions! There’s not enough space in this blog to talk about them all, but we’ve highlighted a few below. You can find a full list of the... Read more
Introducing the ODSC West Bootcamp Roadmap – Starting Now
This year for ODSC West 2023, we are making some changes to our ever-popular Mini-Bootcamp Pass and providing opportunities for you to start your learning journey even earlier. Over the past few years, we’ve heard from our community that you wanted more introductory courses so that... Read more