Lindsay Richman – PlotCon 2018 Boston

Post written by Lindsay Richman: Earlier this month, I headed to Boston for a reprise of Dash, a framework for creating webapps in pure Python. I’m a huge fan of their interactive graphing library, Plotly, which I’ve been using intensively at work. The Plotly team has been working hard to

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Muthoni Wanyoike – We’re the 2018 Nairobi ambassadors of the Stanford Women in Data Science Conference !

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Muthoni Wanyoike – 12 meetups later, here’s 10 invaluable lessons we’ve learned on building a tech community.

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Muthoni Wanyoike – Halftime: Nairobi Women in Machine Learning and Data Science.

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Lindsay Richman – PlotCon 2017

Post written by Lindsay Richman: I was thrilled to attend the Dash Masterclass workshop at PlotCon on November 18th-19th, with the support of WiMLDS. Dash, created by the founders of Plotly, is a framework that allows one to create beautiful, interactive data visualizations in pure Python. It greatly reduces the

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Lindsay Richman – JupyterCon 2017

Post written by Lindsay Richman: Thanks to the generous support of Women in Machine Learning and Data Science, I had the pleasure of attending JupyterCon 2017. This insightful, well-run conference was held in New York City, and coordinated by O’Reilly Media. Major tech companies such as Amazon, Microsoft, and IBM

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Rachael Rho – H2O Open Tour in NYC

Post written by Rachael Rho: H2O Flow I wanted to share an interesting, H2O Flow hands-on workshop I participated in with the H2O Open Tour conference last week. H2O Flow is a notebook-style open-source user interface for H2O, similar to iPython Notebook or RStudio. Many thanks to Amy for walking

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Lucia Palova – PyGotham 2016

Post written by Lucia Palova: PyGotham 2016 – A peek into the world of data Thanks to WiMLDS, I attended the PyGotham 2106 conference this year. The two-day event hosted about eighty excellent talks with topics ranging from getting and handling data (for example, Tracy Osborn’s Design for Non-Designers, Adrian

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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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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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