Mon.Sep 09, 2019

Deep Learning Tools Could Compound Returns on Technical Analysis Trading

Smart Data Collective

. Artificial intelligence is upending the financial management industry in spectacular ways. The majority of machine learning and deep learning solutions have focused on fundamental analysis of securities.

Interview with: Dr. Mike Kim, CTO and Co-Founder of


Tell us about your experience in working with the data analytics community at Outlier? Why do you like working in this space? From the very beginning of Outlier, I have really enjoyed collaborating with others in the data analytics community. Data Analytics Interview Insights

Descriptive Statistics in Python for Understanding Your Machine Learning Data


Statistics has its own significance in data science, but it’s not the only thing which data scientists have to deal with. Statistics are of two kinds – Bayesian and Classical.

WNS Analytics Wizard 2019: Top 3 Winners’ Solutions from our Biggest Data Science Hackathon

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Here’s a unique data science challenge we don’t come across often – a marketing analytics hackathon! We bring you the top 3 inspiring. The post WNS Analytics Wizard 2019: Top 3 Winners’ Solutions from our Biggest Data Science Hackathon appeared first on Analytics Vidhya. Analytics Vidhya Data Science data science hackathon datahack Hackathon hackathon solutions marketing analytics hackathon marketing hackathon

The Evolving Role of the CDO and CAO

Speaker: Ash Dhupar (CAO), Ben Donlon (CAO), Chris Hutchins (CDAO), Larry Shiller (CDO)

What is the point of a Chief Data/Analytics Officer? If you're in one of the many fields currently adopting this role, you've almost certainly heard this question; maybe you're in the process of answering it within your company. Join us and a panel of c-suite data and analytics professionals for hard-earned insights into what the CAO, CDO, and CDAO roles entail - and how you can create and move into these roles within your organization, if they aren't already there.

The Token Sales Mechanics


Creating tokens in an ICO was one thing, but figuring out how many to create, how much to sell, the early round bonuses, the inflation rate and everything else relating to the mechanics of the tokens was (and still is) a challenging task. .

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What Impact Can IoT Have on Sustainability?


Sustainability is something more people and companies are striving for these days. They know the long-term health of our planet involves living and operating responsibly now and thinking about how today's actions impact future generations. Fortunately, technology can help people meet their sustainability goals. Specifically, the Internet of Things (IoT) has fantastic potential. It Can Make Garbage and Recycling Collections More Streamlined.

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A 2019 Guide to Speech Synthesis with Deep Learning


In this article, we’ll look at research and model architectures that have been written and developed to do just that using deep learning. 2019 Sep Tutorials, Overviews Deep Learning NLP Speech

Natural Language in Python using spaCy: An Introduction

Domino Data Lab

This article provides a brief introduction to natural language using spaCy and related libraries in Python. The complementary Domino project is also available. Introduction.

Common Machine Learning Obstacles


In this blog, Seth DeLand of MathWorks discusses two of the most common obstacles relate to choosing the right classification model and eliminating data overfitting. 2019 Sep Opinions Cross-validation Decision Trees Logistic Regression Machine Learning MathWorks Overfitting SVM

Encouraging Innovation in an Established Product Culture

Speaker: Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies

Innovation is both a process and an outcome. The best way to begin innovating your products is by innovating your internal process. We'll explore the challenges, solutions, and hands-on techniques for becoming a successful "agent of change" within a well-established product culture. We'll examine the importance of UX and user-centric feature analysis, the adaptation of Agile Methodologies to the creative process, as well as a way to drive successful culture change for setting expectations and winning approvals with cross-functional stakeholders. Innovation and Leadership go hand in hand. Join Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies, as we assess some case studies to see how to lead with a clear strategy well-defined tactics, and an unbiased understanding of the fundamental question: "why are you innovating?"

Cambridge Analytica: Recommendations on Data Ethics

Perficient Data & Analytics

Before going deep into Data Ethics, I would highly recommend watching the documentary The Great Hack on Netflix which summarizes Cambridge Analytica’s involvement in the largest Data Ethics issue and how it played a role in Brexit, the Trump Campaign, the Cruz Campaign, and others.

OpenStreetMap Data to ML Training Labels for Object Detection


I am really interested in creating a tight, clean pipeline for disaster relief applications, where we can use something like crowd sourced building polygons from OSM to train a supervised object detector to discover buildings in an unmapped location.

Meet Perficient’s Chief Strategists: Arvind Murali

Perficient Data & Analytics

Thrilling our clients with innovation and impact – it’s not just rhetoric. This belief is instrumental for our clients’ success. In 2018, we introduced our Chief Strategists , who provide vision and leadership to help our clients remain competitive.

10 Great Python Resources for Aspiring Data Scientists


This is a collection of 10 interesting resources in the form of articles and tutorials for the aspiring data scientist new to Python, meant to provide both insight and practical instruction when starting on your journey. 2019 Sep Tutorials, Overviews Data Science Data Scientist Programming Python

The Magic of Intent: Start Knowing The Goals of Your Users

Speaker: Terhi Hanninen, Senior Product Manager, Zalando, and Dr. Franziska Roth, Senior User Researcher, Zalando

It's important to know your users - what are their preferences, pain points, ultimate goals? With user research and usage data, you can get a great idea of how your users act. The tricky part is, very few users reliably act the same way every time they use your product. Join Terhi Hanninen, Senior Product Manager, and Dr. Franziska Roth, Senior User Researcher at Zalando, as they explain how they were able to reach a new level of user understanding - by taking their user research and segmenting their users by point-in-time intent. You'll leave with a strategy to change how your product team, and organization at large, understands your users.

Loyalty vs Experience

Perficient Data & Analytics

I spend a lot of time with clients who very much want to create a relationship with their customers, patients, etc. A lot of them use a combination of their data plus a range of 3rd party data to round it out.

How Skullcandy Uses Predictive and Sentiment Analysis to Understand Customers


Mark Hopkins is the Chief Information Officer at Park City, Utah based Skullcandy, leading the global IT, Digital, and Customer Service teams.

How DeepMind and Waymo are Using Evolutionary Competition to Train Self-Driving Vehicles


Recently, Alphabet’s subsidiaries Waymo and DeepMind partnered to find a more efficient process to train self-driving vehicles algorithms and their work took them back to one of the cornerstones of our history as species: evolution. 2019 Sep Tutorials, Overviews DeepMind Self-Driving Car Waymo


Our Top 20 Most-Read Data and Analytics Research Last Week (to Sep 8)

Andrew White

Click here for an interactive PDF to connect to the most read data and analytics research directly. This list excludes our branded research such as Magic Quadrants etc.

Embedding Operational Reports: Everything Product Managers Should Know

Speaker: Dean Yao, Sr. Director of Product Marketing, Logi Analytics

Businesses are run with analytics - but companies continue to struggle with interpreting, analyzing, and distributing data. Operational reports help get information to the people who need it most, in formats they understand, and in a timeframe that matters. Join the webinar to learn how embedding operational reports can give your users a precisely formatted, ready-to-analyze view of their operational activities. World-class software teams are embedding operational reports to empower end users with interactive data visualizations, detailed information, and highly precise formats that can be shared via email, PDF, print, or online.

How to overcome the top 3 AI challenges using data management

IBM Big Data Hub

Artificial intelligence and machine learning (ML) have become very popular recently due to their ability to both optimize processes and provide the deep insights that push enterprises and industries forward

Semantic Search or Knowing Your Customers So Well, You Can Finish Their Sentences For Them


My great grandparents were married for more than sixty years. They had a telepathy that comes from living together that long. They could finish each other’s sentences or anticipate when one wanted a coffee or lunch. An exchange could go like this. Remember those figs?’ Grandma said.

Sirius and Aceso Partner to Deliver the Patient Room of the Future

Sirius Computer Solutions

New consumer-based technology provides a patient-centered approach to healthcare. San Antonio, TX—9 September, 2019 — Sirius Computer Solutions, Inc.

Customer Loyalty vs Customer Experience

Perficient Data & Analytics

I spend a lot of time with clients who very much want to create a relationship with their customers, patients, etc. A lot of them use a combination of their data plus a range of 3rd party data to round it out.

Your 2-Part Metrics Audit for High-Value Products

Speaker: Sam McAfee, Product Development Consultant, Startup Patterns

You know what they say: what's measured improves. As product managers we're in a golden age of being able to get all sorts of metrics and run all sorts of experiments. But what are your measurements and analytics focused on? Are they really truly objective? Do they contribute to the ultimate vision of your product? And is everybody clear on that vision? Join Sam McAfee, Product Development Consultant, as he takes you through a two-part measurement audit. First, you'll learn how to make sure your measurements actually align with your product strategy. And second, you'll learn how to evaluate your culture of using measurements, so future experiments will more consistently provide high-value results.

Get Started with the For Loop Container in SSIS

Tim Mitchell

SQL Server Integration Services is equipped with tasks and containers to make it easy to design and maintain the flow of ETL: which logic should be executed, when should it be executed, and how many times should it occur.

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BRIDGEi2i To Present Keynote on Value Paradigm at CYPHER 2019


CYPHER 2019. BRIDGEi2i is pleased to announce its participation in CYPHER-2019 – the largest analytics conference in India organized by Analytics India Magazine(AIM) in Bangalore.

Seeing Around Corners — a book review

Mark McDonald

Digital transformation and its demands have stressed traditional strategic thinking and tools such as industry analysis, competitive differentiation, etc. While new digital techniques like design thinking provide support, there is a need for new ways of thinking about digital strategy. That is where this book comes into play. Seeing Around Corners represents a new approach to strategy formulation and management in a digital world.

Top Stories, Sep 2-8: I wasn’t getting hired as a Data Scientist. So I sought data on who is.


Also: Python Libraries for Interpretable Machine Learning; TensorFlow vs PyTorch vs Keras for NLP; Advice on building a machine learning career and reading research papers by Prof. Andrew Ng; Object-oriented programming for data scientists: Build your ML estimator. 2019 Sep Top Stories, Tweets Top stories

Assessing and Fostering a Culture of Innovation

Speaker: Magnus Penker, CEO & Founder, Innovation360 Group

Welcome to an interactive empowering session on how to sharpen your future through innovation management, which can help guide your company’s goals. During this webinar, Magnus Penker, international thought leader and author, will dive into how to assess and foster culture and capabilities for innovation.

Vantage: A Cloud-First Integrated Data & Analytics Platform


There are a lot of misperceptions about Teradata. Learn more about what Teradata Vantage really is: a cloud-first integrated data and analytics platform