Talks and Workshops

I enjoy giving talks and workshops on Data Analytics. Here is a list of some of the talks I’ve given. In my Mathematics master I regularly gave talks on technical topics, and previously I worked as a Tutor and Technician in a School in Northern Ireland. I consider the evangelism of data and analytics to… Continue reading Talks and Workshops

Talk: Can Probabilistic Programming be applied to Rugby?

Yesterday evening I gave a talk at the Data Science Meetup in Luxembourg. This is part of my preparation for the talk at PyData the Python conference for Data Enthusiasts in Berlin. A few remarks – my slides from last night are here in IPython notebook format. I used for the presentation the excellent RISE… Continue reading Talk: Can Probabilistic Programming be applied to Rugby?

Interviews with Data Scientists – The collection

In the last year or so I’ve put together a collection of interviews with Data Scientists. Here is a list of them Thomas Levi – Plenty of Fish an Online Dating Website Jeroen Latour – Data Scientist at Booking.com from September James Long – A data artisan with experience in Re-insurance Radim Rehurek – A data… Continue reading Interviews with Data Scientists – The collection

Interview with a Data Scientist: Radim Rehurek

I recently met Radim at a Python Conference in Florence You can visit his website at http://radimrehurek.com Radim has a PhD in Computer Science and helped design the excellent Gensim library. So I sent him an email and he answered these questions. I lightly edited his answers. A key piece of information to add is that… Continue reading Interview with a Data Scientist: Radim Rehurek