Data science communities help data scientists perform better by seeking guidance from other data scientists and experts. Analytics Insight is bringing a list of data science communities that professionals can take part in.
For data culture to take strong roots in organisations, leadership should set an example by anchoring their decisions around data and key metrics of deliverables to be measured and monitored should be clearly delineated.
The coronavirus pandemic has dealt a body blow to the quantitative model-based style of investing, with a majority of the firms using such strategies negatively impacted, a study by Refinitiv has found.
Streaming giant Netflix is looking to expand access to Black students in the tech industry. Netflix announced Thursday it would be partnering with Norfolk State University, a historically black college in Virginia, for its first ever Netflix Virtual HBCU Boot Camp, the company said in a statement. They?re doing it in partnership with education technology
An impressive database containing a network of 989 plasma proteins on 225 human diseases has been created by Dr Jie Zheng, Professor Tom Gaunt and many other researchers from the MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit (MRC-IEU) at the University of Bristol.
As much of Europe is engulfed by a second wave of Covid-19, and track and trace struggles to meet demand, modelling support tools are being increasingly used by policymakers to make key decisions. Most notably, models have been used to predict the Covid-19 R0 rate - the average rate of secondary infections from a single infection, which has formed the basis for many lockdown decisions across the UK.
A recent $20 million gift to Miami University for a data science building will help one of the university?s fastest-growing programs grow even faster, associate provost and Miami professor of mathematics Jeffrey Wanko said. ?The department of Emerging Technology in Business & Designs has been growing a lot with its work, for example, with gaming,...