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Mexico: Amazing interest in Data Science

When I was asked by Raul F. Chong, BDU WW leader, about the opportunity to travel to Mexico to deliver the bootcamp I had been running in China, I was hooked immediately. Tequila was of course my main motivator (just kidding!). I was curious about the interest in Data Science in other countries other than North America, and China. From September 19 – 22, I had the honor to deliver the Data Science bootcamp in collaboration with IBM to 80 participants (40 university professors, 15 researchers and 15 IBM employees) in Guadalajara, Mexico. This city…

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This Week in Data Science (September 06, 2016)

Here’s this week’s news in Data Science and Big Data. Don’t forget to subscribe if you find this useful! Interesting Data Science Articles and News How Tech Giants Are Devising Real Ethics for Artificial Intelligence – Researchers from tech companies have been meeting to discuss the impact of artificial intelligence on jobs, transportation and even warfare. The Three Faces of Bayes – The three main uses of the term “Bayesian” are presented through the lens of a naïve Bayes classifier. IBM Data Science Experience: First steps with yorkr – A…

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