Salesforce Chairman and co-CEO Marc Benioff and Unilever CEO Alan Jope to Keynote at CES 2020

Presented by MediaLink, Keynote Session Will Discuss How Companies Drive Positive Impact
The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) announced a CES 2020® keynote talk featuring Salesforce Chairman and co-CEO Marc Benioff and Unilever CEO Alan Jope, in conversation with MediaLink Chairman and CEO Michael E. Kassan.

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MIDS Fall 2016 Capstone Presentations

On December 19th, the fall 2016 datascience@berkeley graduates presented their capstone projects in a public webinar. For the capstone project, the graduates were tasked to solve a real-world situation or problem utilizing their data science skills in communication, problem-solving, influence, and management to provide a fully realized solution.

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MIDS Summer 2016 Capstone Presentations

On August 25, the summer 2016 datascience@berkeley graduates presented their capstone projects in a public webinar. For the capstone project, the graduates were tasked to solve a real-world situation or problem utilizing their data science skills in communication, problem-solving, influence, and management to provide a fully realized solution.

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Best practices with pandas (video series)

At the PyCon 2018 conference, I presented a tutorial called “Using pandas for Better (and Worse) Data Science”. Through a series of exercises, I demonstrated best practices with pandas to help students become more fluent at using pandas to answer data science questions and avoid data science errors.
I split the tutorial into 10 videos.

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ECIR 2016 Paper and Presentation

I recently presented a paper entitled Efficient AUC Optimization for Information Ranking Applications at the European Conference for Information Retrieval (ECIR) in Padua, Italy.
In the paper, we derive gradient approximations for optimizing area under an ROC curve (AUC) and multi-class AUC using the LambdaMART algorithm.

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