The new Wake Forest University Financial Services and Fintech Hub in Charlotte offers courses on financial industry issues and trends with the goal of meeting ongoing professional development needs in the community. Learn about Metis Corporate Training instructors who will be leading courses and conducting free talks at the hub.
In an episode of The Artists of Data Science podcast, host Harpreet Sahota talks with Metis Chief Data Scientist Debbie Berebichez about her belief that everyone has unique gifts and perspectives that should be embraced and celebrated within data science. Learn more and listen!
Over the past few months, Burtch Works has teamed up with the International Institute for Analytics (IIA) to survey quantitative professionals about the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on analytics teams across the country. The most recent wave of results was published this week in a post titled, Have COVID-19 Analytics Impacts Peaked? Read about it here.
Vaughn Parker remains our youngest-ever bootcamp graduate. Read about his bootcamp experience, what he's up to now, and how he aims to use his career to advance the capabilities of Natural Language Processing (NLP).
On Thursday, June 18th, join us for a free live online webinar with Metis Sr. Data Scientist Javed Ahmed. He'll explore how Deep Learning can be used in forecasting and planning in a way that both technical and non-technical managers can understand.
Our Chief Data Scientist Debbie Berebichez is a leading thought leader in the data science space and her recent publications and speaking schedule help to showcase that. Read to find out what she's been up to lately.
This post features two projects from recent graduates of our data science bootcamp. Take a look at what's possible to create in just 12 weeks, including a project to leverage a user’s existing street art preferences to recommend visually-similar fine art and a project to develop a collaborative filtering recommendation system using sales transaction data.
Natural language processing (NLP) is one of the trendier areas of data science. Its end applications are many – chatbots, recommender systems, search, virtual assistants, etc. In this post, Data Scientist Tony Yiu helps readers understand the basics of NLP, including why it's important and how it helps us.