Tag: Data Science Leaders

Themes and Conferences per Pacoid, Episode 1

Introduction: New Monthly Series! Welcome to a new monthly series! I’ll summarize highlights from recent industry conferences, new open source projects, interesting research, great examples, amazing...

The Past/Present/Future + Myths of Data Science

Sivan Aldor-Noiman, VP of Data Science at Wellio, presented “The Past/Present/Future + Myths of Data Science” at Domino. This blog post provides a few highlights from...

On the Importance of Community-Led Open Source

Wes McKinney, Director of Ursa Labs and creator of pandas project, presented the keynote, "Advancing Data Science Through Open Source" at Rev. McKinney's keynote covered open...

Model Management and the Era of the Model-Driven Business

Over the past few years, we’ve seen a new community of data science leaders emerge. Regardless of their industry, we have heard three themes emerge over...

Put Models at the Core of Business Processes

At Rev, Nick Elprin, Domino's CEO, continued to provide insights on managing data science based upon years of candid discussions with customers. He also delved into...

Avoiding a Data Science Hype Bubble

In this post, Josh Poduska, Chief Data Scientist at Domino Data Lab, advocates for a common taxonomy of terms within the data science industry. The proposed...

On Ingesting Kate Crawford’s “The Trouble with Bias”

Kate Crawford discussed bias at a recent SF-based City Arts and Lectures talk and a recording of the discussion will be broadcast, May 6th, on KQED and...

Managing Data Science as a Capability

Nick Elprin, CEO at Domino, presented a 3-hour training workshop, “Managing Data Science in the Enterprise”, that provided practical insights and interactive breakouts. The learnings, anecdotes,...

Become A Full Stack Data Science Company

Hoda Eydgahi is a Data Science Manager at Stitch Fix and a Scout for Sequoia Capital. Previously, Hoda was the first Data Scientist at Color Genomics...

Data Science Use Cases

In this post, Don Miner covers how to identify, evaluate, prioritize, and pick which data science problems to work on next. Don is a cofounder of...

Best Practices for Managing Data Science at Scale

We recently published a practical guide for data science management intended to help current and aspiring managers learn from the challenges and successes of industry leaders....

Advice for Aspiring Chief Data Scientists: The People You Need

Nick Kolegraff is the founder of Whiteboard, a strategic innovation company focused on machine learning and AI. Previously, Kolegraff was the Chief Data Scientist at Rackspace...

Stakeholder-Driven Data Science at Warby Parker

Max Shron, the head of data science at Warby Parker, delivered a presentation on stakeholder-driven data science at a Data Science Popup. This blog post provides a...