LIVONIA, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 14, 2019--Valassis Digital , a leading digital marketing intelligence company, today announced that Amanda Newport-Foster, a data scientist with Valassis Digital, has been named a Rising Star by the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) in its third annual Data Rock Star and Rising Star Awards . The awards program celebrates data science excellence across the media and marketing industries.
The Fault in Prediction By Matt Hayes, Director of Strategic Operations, Baptist Health Medical Group - The technological landscape has changed considerably over the last two decades, but the underlying principles of prediction...
Poor data quality, incompatible datasets, inadequate expertise, and hypeBig data refers to datasets that are too large or complex to analyse with traditional methods.1 Instead we rely on machine learning?self updating algorithms that build predictive models by finding patterns in data.2 In recent years, a so called ?big data revolution? in healthcare has been promised345 so often that researchers are now asking why this supposed inevitability has not happened.6 Although some technical barriers have been correctly identified,7 there is a deeper issue: many of the data are of poor quality and in the form of small, incompatible datasets.Current practices around collection, curation, and sharing of data make it difficult to apply machine learning to healthcare on a large scale. We need to develop, evaluate, and adopt modern health data standards that guarantee data quality, ensure that datasets from different institutions are compatible for pooling, and allow timely access to datasets by researchers and others. These prerequisites for ?
Boston startup DataRobot wrapped up a new $100 million funding round, injecting more cash into what was already one of the region?s biggest bets on More cash heading to what was already one of the region?s biggest bets on machine learning and artificial intelligence.
OnApproach (www.onapproach.com), the leading provider of data/analytics solutions for credit unions, is excited to announce the integration of CU Rise Analytics? solutions to the CU Analytics Ecosystem. CU Rise Analytics, a Virginia-based, global CUSO providing data science and technology advancement solutions to credit unions, is now offering the Predictive Model Suite to M360 users, which [?]