Category Archives: Data Science education

Data Science Skills: Domain Expertise, Programming, Statistics

Source: Business Over Broadway Based on a study of 620+ data professionals, we found that data science skills fall into three broad areas: domain expertise (in our case, business), technology/programming and math/statistics. Advertisements

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Democratizing Data Science Education (Video)

Personalized, open data science courses at scale Source: Jonathan Cornelissen @DataCamp.com    

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Using Machine Learning to Predict Customers’ Purchases (Video)

In her project called “More than Guts,” Galvanize Data Science graduate Deseanae Bluiett uses machine learning to easily provide data driven sales and marketing insights. The focal point is an interactive sales and marketing dashboard that identifies customer segments and utilizes … Continue reading

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2015 Trends in Data Science (Infographic)

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Big Data Analytics 2014 Predictions from IIA

Listen to the recorded webcast here. From Sarah Gates’ post: “At the end of the webcast, our listeners voted on which predictions they thought would come true.  The results of the voting are shown below.  If they are right, we … Continue reading

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Competitive Data Science with R and Python (Video)

Corey Chivers presents “From Dark Matter to Whale Calls: Competitive data-mining with R and Python” at Montreal Python; quotes John Tukey “The best thing about being a statistician is that you get to play in everyone’s backyard” and updates it … Continue reading

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Visualising the Road to Becoming a Data Scientist

Source: Swami Chandrasekaran  

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