Sat.Sep 21, 2019 - Fri.Sep 27, 2019

How to Become a Data-Driven Organization


It might seem obvious that business decisions based on facts and data consistently deliver better results than those based on instinct or intuition.

7 Advantages of Using Encryption Technology for Data Protection

Smart Data Collective

Data breaches are becoming more common in today’s society. Hackers know they can sell compromised information on the dark web or use it for purposes such as blackmail. However, encryption technology for data protection is widely available.

A Long View on How Big Data and AI Have Transformed Business Culture

Bruno Aziza

Today, as data has become a lifeblood of industry leading firms, competing on analytics has become an unquestioned mantra, and firms have anointed Chief Data Officers to occupy the C-Suite

How Predictive Analytics is Helping Organizations to Increase Sales


Predictive analytics is a process that involves passing historical data through statistical algorithms to identify the likelihood of future events. The technology has been around for decades now, with various statistical models in use as early as the 80s to predict the stock market.

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.

What Kind Of Message Does Your Process Send To Your Customers?

Adrian Reed

One thing I find about being a BA is that I can’t switch the analysis off. I am forever analysing situations and interactions, well outside of the “day job” I suspect many of us have this trait, and it may well be at least mildly irritating to those around us.

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7 Disastrous Cybersecurity Mistakes In A Big Data World

Smart Data Collective

Big data is changing the world in a number of ways. Companies rely on data to deliver efficient services, but they also have to worry about cybersecurity risks. Towards Data Science provided a very detailed guide on the relevance of machine learning to hackers.

Demystifying BERT: A Comprehensive Guide to the Groundbreaking NLP Framework

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Google’s BERT has transformed the Natural Language Processing (NLP) landscape Learn what BERT is, how it works, the seismic impact it has made, The post Demystifying BERT: A Comprehensive Guide to the Groundbreaking NLP Framework appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

The $7 billion Alternative Data Explosion


Alternative data looks set to go mainstream. The term may have originally been used in reference to the non-traditional datasets hedge funds and investors use to get an edge on the markets.

7 Blockchain Challenges to be Solved before Large-Scale Enterprise Adoption


When organisations adopt new technologies, the context of that technology plays an important role. How people deal with the material properties of new technology is informed by their previous experience of using or not using similar technologies in the past.

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?"

Your Complete Guide To Creating Professional TV Dashboards


In the Age of Information, data equals power. By harnessing the power of your business’s most valuable digital insights, you will enhance decision-making, improve internal communication, and accelerate your success.

How Search Engines like Google Retrieve Results: Introduction to Information Extraction using Python and spaCy

Analytics Vidhya

Overview How do search engines like Google understand our queries and provide relevant results? Learn about the concept of information extraction We will apply.

What is data discovery?


“We are drowning in information but starved for knowledge” according to best selling author, John Naisbitt. Today’s businesses have the ability to collect an extraordinary amount of information on everything from customer buying patterns and feedback to supply chain management and marketing efforts.

Essential Data Science Job Skills Every Data Scientist Should Know


What are Data Scientists? How do you distinguish a genuine data scientist from a dressed-up business analyst, BI, or other related roles? . Truth be told, the industry does not have a standard definition of a data scientist.

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.

What is Hierarchical Clustering?


The article contains a brief introduction to various concepts related to Hierarchical clustering algorithm. 2019 Sep Tutorials, Overviews Clustering Machine Learning Python

DataHack Radio: All you Need to Know about TensorFlow with Google’s Paige Bailey

Analytics Vidhya

Introduction TensorFlow is easily the most widely used deep learning framework right now. The idea behind TensorFlow (TF) has even spawned multiple products, such. The post DataHack Radio: All you Need to Know about TensorFlow with Google’s Paige Bailey appeared first on Analytics Vidhya. Podcast data science podcast DataHack Radio Google Tensorflow paige bailey tensorflow tensorflow podcast

Big Data’s Impact On Investing And The Finance World

Smart Data Collective

Traditionally, the world of investing was bland and exclusive. Investment vehicles were not very different from one another and minimum capital requirements meant that even this was reserved for the few who had the means.

6 Tips For Speeding Up Data Analysis


Needless to say, there are many different factors that go into running a successful business or organization. Depending on what type it is, that business or organization will focus on different factors of success. However, the one thing that they all can agree on is the importance of data.

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.

Natural Language in Python using spaCy: An Introduction


This article provides a brief introduction to working with natural language (sometimes called “text analytics”) in Python using spaCy and related libraries. 2019 Sep Tutorials, Overviews NLP Paco Nathan Python spaCy

Introducing “PocketML” – an Experiential Learning Platform for Data Science

Analytics Vidhya

Do we need to change the way we learn? Before you read any further, here is a sneak peak of our new experiential learning. The post Introducing “PocketML” – an Experiential Learning Platform for Data Science appeared first on Analytics Vidhya. Analytics Vidhya Python machine learning pocketml python

5 Ingenious Tips For A Promising Big Data Career

Smart Data Collective

Big data has been billed as being the future of business for quite some time. However, the future is now. Analysts have found that the market for big data jobs increased 23% between 2014 and 2019. The market for Hadoop jobs increased 58% in that timeframe.

14 Ways Machine Learning Can Boost Your Marketing Introduction


Machine learning is an application of artificial intelligence. And it is no secret that this technology is revolutionizing the marketing niche. It enhances a system in a way it that it learns from current and past experiences.

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.

The Future of Analytics and Data Science


Learn about the the current and future issues of data science and possible solutions from this interview with IADSS Co-founder, Dr. Usama Fayyad following his keynote speech at ODSC Boston 2019. 2019 Sep Tutorials, Overviews Analytics IADSS Kate Strachnyi ODSC Trends Usama Fayyad

The BusinessObjects Hell Freezes Over Tour

Paul Blogs on BI

Twenty-five years ago on July 13, 1994 I went to see the legendary band, The Eagles, play at the old Tiger Stadium in Detroit. The Tour was called the Hell Freezes Over Tour, since the band had broken up many years before they said they would only ever play together again when hell freezes over!

Big Data Makes Custom Decals More Useful Marketing Tools

Smart Data Collective

There are many ways that big data is being utilized in marketing. We have talked extensively about the use of big data in digital marketing, but it can very useful in traditional marketing strategies as well. One study from Forbes found that 55% of companies have used big data analytics.

The MedTech industry: Facts, Figures & 24 Startups


Medical technology, or “medtech” is intended to improve the quality of healthcare delivered through earlier diagnosis, less invasive treatment options and reduction in hospital stays and rehabilitation times.

Buyer’s Guide for Embedded Analytics

Selecting the right embedded analytics technology in a crowded market filled with sub-categories can be a daunting task. This eBook discusses the top evaluation criteria buyers of embedded analytics need to consider.

6 bits of advice for Data Scientists


As a data scientist, you can get lost in your daily dives into the data. Consider this advice to be certain to follow in your work for being diligent and more impactful for your organization. 2019 Sep Opinions Advice Data Cleaning Data Scientist Metrics Overfitting Statistics

Benefits of Data Vault Automation


The benefits of Data Vault automation from the more abstract – like improving data integrity – to the tangible – such as clearly identifiable savings in cost and time. So Seriously … You Should Automate Your Data Vault. By Danny Sandwell.

Empirically Proven Data Collection Tactics for Web Administrators

Smart Data Collective

Big data is playing a more essential role in website administration than ever before. TechRepublic points out that it is important for content management. However, it is also ideal for user experience optimization, marketing and much more.