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VIDEO: Recorded Talk - How Machine Learning is Changing Finance with Mark Fenner
By Metis • August 13, 2020
The new Wake Forest University Financial Services and Fintech Hub offers courses on financial industry issues and trends with the goal of meeting ongoing professional development needs in the community. In addition to our team leading courses at the hub (listed below), three of ourCorporate Traininginstructors have taken part in the hub's free summerspeaker series, focused on topics related to financial services and fintech. Last week, we wrote about Sr. Data Scientist Kevin Birnbaum's talk on Analytics Beyond Excel, which you can watch here.
This week, we invite you to watch Sr. Data Scientist Mark Fenner's talk onHow Machine Learning is Changing Finance, which goes over how machine learning approaches can improve forecasting and planning. Mark explores how managers can tackle highly complex models by asking the right questions and using familiar model evaluation tools.
Foundations of Data Literacy This course will help employees develop an appreciation for data and use it as a common language to collaborate, drive results, and make better business decisions.
Machine Learning Foundations Instructors demonstrate how machine learning techniques are applied to business problems, as well as how to implement these techniques using popular Python libraries.
Python for Financial Data Analysis Individuals in the Financial sector who have basic analytical and programming skills receive an introduction to Python for data analysis with an emphasis on financial applications.
Despite this rollicking bull market, there is such a thing as the business cycle. And whether you’re a data practitioner or an MBA, it’s worth taking your time to understand what drives its ebbs and flows. Read Data Scientist Tony Yiu's latest post here.
In Burtch Works' annual report, Salaries of Data Scientists & Predictive Analytics Professionals 2020, get a comprehensive look at salary data, demographic information, and hiring marketing analysis for data science and predictive analytics leading up to and during the ongoing pandemic.
We offer a range of Corporate Training courses to arm professional teams with skills that are critical for driving powerful business insights and innovation. One such course is the popular Python for Data Analysis. In a brand new video, our Sr. Data Scientist Kevin Birnbaum breaks down the course content, goals, and objectives.