Tag: data science

Linking Analytics to Business Objectives for 10x returns

Data Science is an amazing tool in the organization’s toolbox. It can provide immeasurable value when done well. And yet Gartner estimates that by 2022, only 20 percent of analytic insights will deliver business outcomes. What’s missing? Linking your analytics outputs to tangible business objectives. Call this concept “Data Strategy”, “Data Culture”, “Data Literacy” or anything else…
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January 31, 2019 0

Why deep learning may be not a good idea?

We may know the power of deep learning in AI/data science world. In this post, I would love to share some experience in working with deep learning (which has unfortunately not been applied in production due to the drawbacks): 1. Deep learning is computationally expensive: I once was asked to model a time-series regression with…
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January 23, 2019 0

Data Science for Water

The world is facing several problems related to water: flooding, drought, access to potable water, availability of water for agricultural production, pollution of water resources, and an absence of basic sanitation. The public and private sector, profit and non-profit alike, are all working tirelessly to develop tools to improve the decision-making process to better forecast,…
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January 18, 2019 0

DATA SCIENCE, Nurturing Happiness

Some Thoughts: In our minds, probably we all would have thought at some or the other point of our lives, “What if, I would have taken that alternate career path”. Sure, many of us are passionate about our work, and few have turned their passion into work. As the saying goes, “Choose a job you…
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January 17, 2019 0