The Lab at Ada's Presents: Field Cady, author of The Data Science Handbook"
The Lab at Ada's
425 15th Ave E, Seattle, WA 98112, USA
Finding a good data scientist has been likened to hunting for a unicorn; the required combination of technical skills is simply very hard to find in one person. The Data Science Handbook provides a crash course in data science, combining all the necessary skills into a single unified discipline.
$60 entry includes a copy of the book, author presentation & book signing and a drink.
FIELD CADY is the data scientist at the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence, where he develops tools that use machine learning to mine scientific literature. He has a BS in physics and math from Stanford University and an MA in computer science from Carnegie Mellon.
More about the book: The Data Science Handbook provides a crash course in data science, combining all the necessary skills into a single unified discipline. It is an ideal resource for data analysis methodology and big data software tools.
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