Felice Ho – PyGotham 2016

Post written by Felice Ho: Fun with Music and NLP Thank you to conference organizers and WiMLDS for the chance to attend PyGotham 2016 at the United Nations! My favorite talks were related to music. Curiosity on how music streaming companies give users personalized recommendations led me to attend ‘Vector

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Yuqin Cai – PyGotham 2016

Post written by Yuqin Cai: Design for non-designer boot camp in 60 minutes. Last weekend, thanks to a complimentary pass from WiMLDS, I attended Pygotham 2016 which was held in the United Nations Conference Building on the East River in New York City. The event was very well-organized, with tons

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Eszter D. Schoell – PyGotham 2016

Post written by Eszter D. Schoell: PyGotham 2016 – another excellent year Due to the generous scholarship provided by PyGotham and awarded by Women in Machine Learning and Data Science (WiMLDS), I was able to attend an absolutely excellent conference. PyGotham – the NYC based Python-centric conference – once again

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I’ve seen the future of data science….

This article is cross-posted on the SAS blog and was written by Lane Whatley. “I’ve seen the future of data science, and it is filled with estrogen!” This was the opening remark at a recent talk I heard. If only I’d seen that vision of the future when I was

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Q & A with Meta Brown – Author of Data Mining for Dummies

This article is cross-posted on the Datascope blog. At the inaugural Chicago Women and Machine Learning & Data Science event, Meta Brown presented CRISP-DM: The Dominant Process for Data Mining. CRISP-DM is a popular data mining process; in fact, when a KDNuggets poll asked respondents what methodology they use for

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Machine Learning at Bloomberg

In April we had the chance to collaborate with Bloomberg to offer you a sneak peak into some machine learning that they do on a daily basis. In case you missed it, you can view the video here. Thank you to Bloomberg for sponsoring the event, space, and refreshments! The

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Sandhya Prabhakaran MLConf 2016 Event Summary

Post written by Sandhya Prabhakaran: MLConf 2016 Firstly, I would like to thank MLConf and NYC Women in Machine Learning & Data Science for giving me the opportunity to attending this informative, educational and cutting-edge conference. I would also like to thank all the conference sponsors that made this event

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Sandhya Prabhakaran MLConf 2016 blog post

Post written by Sandhya Prabhakaran: MLConf 2016 Firstly, I would like to thank MLConf and NYC Women in Machine Learning & Data Science for giving me the opportunity to attending this informative, educational and cutting-edge conference. I would also like to thank all the conference sponsors that made this event

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Modeling the Success of Software Developer Job Applications

If you missed Jon’s presentation on February 24th, you can find his blog post about it here. Thank you to Jon and the Untapt team for the presentation and to the Work Market for hosting us!

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Image Recognition Through Deep Learning & Neural Networks (Clarifai)

“Understand every image and video to improve life”. If you haven’t heard this quote before, then you definitely missed an amazing presentation by Matt Zeiler, the founder and CEO of Clarifai. The event started with an outstanding demo of the Clarifai product. Matt uploaded a picture of a heart and, in

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