Speakers Wanted | “Calling All ​Predictive Workforce Data Scientists” – Predictive Analytics World – Workforce 2015

Greta Roberts (CEO of Talent Analytics, Corp.) is Program Chair for Predictive Analytics World / for Workforce. She is designing the Agenda and Speakers for the April 2016 Conference and is extending a special invitation to ​Data Science Report subscribers to speak at this prestigious event. Read More

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Videos | Keynote Address by DJ Patil at IT DOT Health III Conference 2015 + More

Some of the top Data Scientist in the world have shifted their collective brainpower to attach one of the most important problems facing human beings today Heath Care. Watch Videos from the IT Dot Health Conference 2015 to learn about how the problem is being addressed via IT and Data Science.

The Keynote is by DJ Patil, the Chief Data Scientist of the United States. Read More

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Video| Big Data / Hadoop Tutorial For Beginners -Parts 1 thru 8 (62,000+ Views)

This is Part 1 of 8 week Big Data and Hadoop course. The 3 hour Interactive live class covers What is Big Data, What is Hadoop and Why Hadoop? We also understand the details of Hadoop Distributed File System ( HDFS). It goes into the details of concepts like Rack Awareness, Data Replication, Reading and Writing on HDFS. We will also show how to setup the Cloudera VM on your machine. Watch Video”

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Guest Blog | “Dear HR: Stop Hiring Data Scientists Until You’re Ready for Data Science”- Greta Roberts, CEO of Talent Analytics

I have seen it first hand many times as a recruiting specialist in the Data Science field. Companies leap into hiring a Data Science Team before they are 100% clear on the mission and it’s costly. Guest Blogger, Greta Roberts, CEO and Co-Founder of Talent Analytics Corp offer interesting advice on how to avoid this pitfall in the article “Dear HR: Stop Hiring Data Scientists Until You’re Ready for Data Science.” Read More

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Edu-Videos | Building Recommender Systems by Netflix Research/Eng Director Xavier Amatriain

Watch 2 Lectures on building Recommender Systems using Machine Learning given by the Director of Research/Engineering at Netflix at Carnegie Mellon University this Summer.

Its 2 parts at 2 hours each, touches on what is practical and important, and worthwhile if you have an interest in personalization and recommender algorithms. Watch Lectures

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