Sat.Jul 20, 2019 - Fri.Jul 26, 2019

Data Science, Past & Future

Domino Data Lab

Paco Nathan presented, “Data Science, Past & Future” , at Rev. This blog post provides a concise session summary, a video, and a written transcript. Session Summary.

Stop Putting the AI Cart Before the Data Horse

Tamr

Flush with Big Data and an accelerated way to capitalize on it (AI), many large enterprises are making a classic mistake. They’re assuming that their data is good enough to leverage as an asset. It is not. .

The data deluge means no reasonable expectation of privacy - now what?

Simply Statistics

Today a couple of different things reminded me about something that I suppose many people are talking about but has been on my mind as well. The idea is that many of our societies social norms are based on the reasonable expectation of privacy. But the reasonable expectation of privacy is increasingly a thing of the past.

Computer Vision Tutorial: Implementing Mask R-CNN for Image Segmentation (with Python Code)

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Mask R-CNN is a state-of-the-art framework for Image Segmentation tasks We will learn how Mask R-CNN works in a step-by-step manner We will. The post Computer Vision Tutorial: Implementing Mask R-CNN for Image Segmentation (with Python Code) appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

Build Product Progress with a Strong Data Culture

Speaker: Nima Gardideh, CTO, Pearmill

Have you ever thought your product's progress was headed in one direction, and been shocked to see a different story reflected in big picture KPIs like revenue? It can be confusing when customer feedback or metrics like registration or retention are painting a different picture. No matter how sophisticated your analytics are, if you're asking the wrong questions - or looking at the wrong metrics - you're going to have trouble getting answers that can help you. Join Nima Gardideh, CTO of Pearmill, as he demonstrates how to build a strong data culture within your team, so everyone understands which metrics they should actually focus on - and why. Then, he'll explain how you can use your analytics to regularly review progress and successes. Finally, he'll discuss what you should keep in mind when instrumenting your analytics.

3-Minutes Q&A with Gary Zalaveta

Corinium

Corinium’s data analytics events are designed to provide deep value to senior leaders and decision makers who are responsible for driving the strategic growth of data analytics within their organisations. Cheryl Yong , Senior Conference Producer conducted a brief interview with.

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Why is AI the Future of Business Intelligence

DataFloq

Data is at the core of nearly every business that helps you understand and improve business processes. In this modern era ruled by data, AI is evolving into a significant driver that shapes the day-to-day business process and Business Intelligence decision making.

10 Powerful Applications of Linear Algebra in Data Science (with Multiple Resources)

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Linear algebra powers various and diverse data science algorithms and applications Here, we present 10 such applications where linear algebra will help you. The post 10 Powerful Applications of Linear Algebra in Data Science (with Multiple Resources) appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

Big Data, Machine Learning and Alteryx Inspires 2019

David Menninger's Analyst Perspectives

Alteryx Inspire 2019, this year's user conference for Alteryx, drew around 4500 customers, partners, and prospects to Nashville’s Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Tennessee last month.

Johnstone Supply gets real business intelligence with Phocas

Phocas

Having a pulse on everything that is going on across sales, inventory, accounting and warehousing is critical to a growing and connected company. The ability to use data to answer questions about virtually every aspect of operations helps eliminates the gut feel from decision-making.

What Is (and Isn’t) Product Management?

Speaker: Steve Johnson, VP of Products, Pragmatic Institute

Product Management is one of the most exciting - and most misunderstood - functions in technical organizations. Is it strategic or tactical? Is it a planning role or a support role? Many product professionals are unclear about what is (and isn't) product management. After all, product management spans many activities from business planning to market readiness. In this session, we’ll examine many product activities and artifacts for product strategy, planning, and growth, and introduce a simple tool that you can use in your organization to clarify the roles of product management and others. Steve Johnson explores the many roles of Product Management in this fun talk focused on why product managers should obsess on problems instead of solutions.

9 Formidable Big Data Analytics Tools for 2019

DataFloq

Typically big data is reckoned by its size, but experts also give credit to information technologies that are assisting analysts in analyzing huge clusters of unstructured data to make sense of data trends, patterns, and anomalies.

Guide to Automated Analytics By Yellowfin

Corinium

There are three problems hamstringing your access to data insights. Insights are hard to unearth because it requires a lot of systematic drilling and filtering. And that isn’t how your business people want to spend their day (nor is it what they’re paid for). Plus, your analysts are stretched to breaking point. Moreover, analysts know that trawling for insights takes a huge amount of time and there is simply too much data to search thoroughly.

Embedded Data and Information Builders Summit 2019

David Menninger's Analyst Perspectives

Summit 2019, Information Builders' annual user conference, drew about 1000 attendees this year, including customers, partners and prospects all working with Information Builders' technologies.

Data analytics benefits you don’t get with Excel alone

Phocas

Many businesses use Excel for good reason. Excel is a best of breed tool for spreadsheets and can be great for a number of things — lists, charts and tables, simple budgets and storing data. However, relying on Excel alone is not enough for reporting needs and business intelligence.

Dresner Advisory Services’ 2019 Wisdom of Crowds Data Catalog Market Study

The 3rd annual Dresner 2019 Wisdom of Crowds® Data Catalog Market Study explores the strong link between data catalogs and successful BI usage. Learn about the core set of capabilities that make data catalogs critical for self-service analytics.

AI and the Future of Business Intelligence

DataFloq

From its presence in our daily apps to larger business applications, AI impacts our everyday lives in varying degrees — even if we’re not always aware of it. In the field of business intelligence, however, AI has a more visible impact.

BI Dashboard Best Practices And The Power Of Knowledge In The Digital Age

datapine

It’s often said that knowledge is equal to power. While it isn’t possible to apply this statement in a universal sense (and in fact, it’s somewhat cliché), the notion does serve to highlight an important truth regarding today’s digital world: consumer values are continually evolving.

Introduction to Bayesian Adjustment Rating: The Incredible Concept Behind Online Ratings!

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Curious how the big product companies like Amazon, Walmart, AirBnb, etc. manage the ratings we see? The core idea behind these ratings systems. The post Introduction to Bayesian Adjustment Rating: The Incredible Concept Behind Online Ratings! appeared first on Analytics Vidhya. Machine Learning Statistics amazon review system bayes theorem bayesian statistics bayesian stats data science online reviews statistics

Many Blockchain Use Cases Need IoT To Succeed, And More

Martha Bennett

Many of the most advanced and successful blockchain projects involve use cases related to supply chain and logistics, ranging from documentation management and goods tracking to trade finance.

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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.

Why React Native is the Best Option for Most Startups

DataFloq

One of the most crucial decisions app-based startups will make is how to build their product. They have to decide if they will utilize the traditional platform-specific native approach or go with a cross-platform solution.

Data Privacy Advocates Must Avoid GDPR Complacency at All Costs

Smart Data Collective

The Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was enacted in May 2018. This law was one of the most revolutionary attempts to strengthen privacy rights in the European Union. Many experts are still trying to determine how effective the law has been.

DATAMIN – Unveiling the World’s Biggest Online Data Science Quizzing Platform

Analytics Vidhya

We are thrilled to announce the launch of the world’s biggest online data science quizzing platform: Datamin! Do you feel some of your peers. The post DATAMIN – Unveiling the World’s Biggest Online Data Science Quizzing Platform appeared first on Analytics Vidhya. Analytics Vidhya Career Data Science data science questions data science quiz Datamin machine learning machine learning quiz statistics statistics quiz

Using Extensions to Increase Tableau Data Quality

Tamr

This post is the first in a series of blogs about Tableau and our Tableau extension for data issue tracking, Tamr Steward. Tableau extensions increase functionality in Tableau, the versatile tool for data analytics and visualization.

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.

Psychology of the Connected World

DataFloq

It’s true that the surrounding technologies are changing not our lives but also our behavior and attitudes. They or, rather, their creators learn not only to help us, but also to manipulate us in new ways.

Big Data Is Already A Thing Of The Past: Welcome To Big Data AI

Smart Data Collective

Not long ago, big data was one of the most talked about tech trends , as was artificial intelligence (AI). But, in case people need a reminder of how fast technology evolves , they only need to consider something newer — big data AI. It combines elements of both technologies.

DataHack Radio #24: Exploring and Designing Chatbots with RASA’s Justina Petraityt?

Analytics Vidhya

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Why EA Needs to Be Part of Your Digital Transformation Strategy

erwin

Enterprise architecture (EA) isn’t dead, you’re just using it wrong. Part three of erwin’s digital transformation blog series. . I’ll let you in on a little secret: the rumor of enterprise architecture’s demise has been greatly exaggerated.

Measure the Immeasurable: Beyond Vanity Metrics

Speaker: Sari Harrison, Product Management Instructor, Product School

As a product manager, it's your job to realize your product’s vision by executing your chosen strategy. It’s also your job to deliver value to the business. Ultimately, these two outcomes are aligned so the temptation is to focus primarily on business metrics. Doing this can cause you to lose focus on the real value you are trying to achieve, in favor of moving the vanity metrics such as launches and time spent. Join Sari Harrison, Product Management Instructor at Product School, as she explains how to use immeasurable success criteria along with your more standard KPIs to deliver products that don't just get used a lot, but deliver real value.

6 Areas Where BI Can Redefine Healthcare

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The explosion of Big Data in healthcare can lead to information paralysis if the appropriate systems are not in place.

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Why are so many businesses still doing a poor job of managing data in 2019?

Peter James Thomas

I was asked the question appearing in the title of this short article recently and penned a reply, which I thought merited sharing with a wider audience.

Top Certificates and Certifications in Analytics, Data Science, Machine Learning and AI

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