KDnuggets™ News 18:n20, May 16: PyTorch Tensor Basics; Data Science in Finance; Executive Guide to Data Science

[unable to retrieve full-text content]PyTorch Tensor Basics; Top 7 Data Science Use Cases in Finance; The Executive Guide to Data Science and Machine Learning; Data Augmentation: How to use Deep Learning when you have Limited Data
Original Post: KDnuggets™ News 18:n20, May 16: PyTorch Tensor Basics; Data Science in Finance; Executive Guide to Data Science

The Convergence of AI and Blockchain: What’s the deal?

[unable to retrieve full-text content]This article wants to give a flavor of the potentialities realized at the intersection of AI and Blockchain and discuss standard definitions, challenges, and benefits of this alliance, as well as about some interesting player in this space.
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Enhancing Anti-Money Laundering Programs with Automated Machine Learning, Jan 11 Webinar

[unable to retrieve full-text content]In this webinar, Jan 11, DataRobot will show how automated machine learning can be used to reduce false positive rates, thereby improving the efficiency of AML transaction monitoring and reducing costs.
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70 Amazing Free Data Sources You Should Know

[unable to retrieve full-text content]70 free data sources for 2017 on government, crime, health, financial and economic data, marketing and social media, journalism and media, real estate, company directory and review, and more to start working on your data projects.
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Mega-PAW: Largest Predictive Analytics World, Las Vegas, June 2018 – Super Early Bird Discount until Dec 22

[unable to retrieve full-text content]In June 2018, Las Vegas will host the largest Predictive Analytics World ever, with PAW Business, Financial, Healthcare, and Manufacturing, and Deep Learning World. Get SEB discount till Dec 22.
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R/Finance 2018, Chicago June 1-2

The tenth annual R/Finance conference will be held in Chicago, June 1-2 2018. This is a fantastic conference for anyone working with R in the finance industry, or doing research around R in finance in the academic sector. This community-led, single-track conference always features a program of interesting talks in a convival atmosphere. If you’d like to contribute a 20-minute presentation or a 5-minute lightning talk, the call for papers is open though February 2, 2018. If you’d like to attend, registrations will open in March 2018. Microsoft is proud to be a continuing sponsor of R/Finance 2018. You can a summary of lat year’s conference here, and watch recordings of the talks on Channel 9. For more on the 2018 conference, follow the link below.  R/Finance 2018: Overview
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KDnuggets™ News 17:n44, Nov 15: Best Online Masters in Data Science and Analytics; What is the hottest job on Wall Street?

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Also: A Day in the Life of a Data Scientist; How Bayesian Networks Are Superior in Understanding Effects of Variables; Choosing an Open Source Machine Learning Library: TensorFlow, Theano, Torch, scikit-learn, Caffe; TensorFlow: What Parameters to Optimize?
Original Post: KDnuggets™ News 17:n44, Nov 15: Best Online Masters in Data Science and Analytics; What is the hottest job on Wall Street?

Data Scientist: The Hottest Job on Wall Street

[unable to retrieve full-text content]The demand for professionals that can build financial analytics programs is booming. We foresee two main objectives- to predict market movement for profit, and to protect customer assets of banks.
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