On the Delivery of Data Science Projects – talk for Business, Analytics and Data Science meetup

Last night I spoke at Pivigo’s Business, Analytics and Data Science meetup (thanks for having me!). I spoke on the key points that I cover in my public training (Successfully Delivering Data Science Projects) aimed at the meetup’s audience where many folk are earlier on their data science journey.

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The Barclays Data Science Hackathon: Building Retail Recommender Systems based on Customer Shopping Behaviour

From Data Science Milan meetup event:
In the depths of the last cold, wet British winter, the Advanced Data Analytics team from Barclays escaped to a villa on Lanzarote, Canary Islands, for a one week hackathon where they collaboratively developed a recommendation system on top of Apache Spark.

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Exploring correlations in R with corrr

@drsimonj here to share a (sort of) readable version of my presentation at the amst-R-dam meetup on 14 August, 2018: “Exploring correlations in R with corrr”.
Those who attended will know that I changed the topic of the talk, originally advertised as “R from academia to commerical business”.

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Paris Machine Learning Meetup Hors Série #1: A Talk with François Chollet Hors série with François Chollet, (Creator of the Keras Library)

** Nuit Blanche is now on Twitter: @NuitBlog ** The first Paris Machine Learning Meetup Hors Série #1 of the season is a Talk with François Chollet Hors série with Francois Chollet, (Creator of the Keras Library).This event is being recorded.We thank Morning coworking for hosting us and LightOn for their support in organizing this event. Today, we welcome Francois Chollet.

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