Random Forests(r), Explained

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Random Forest, one of the most popular and powerful ensemble method used today in Machine Learning. This post is an introduction to such algorithm and provides a brief overview of its inner workings.
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4 Major Trends Influencing the 2017 Predictive Analytics Hiring Market

[unable to retrieve full-text content]We examine the implications of trends in hiring market, including the growth of quantitative Initiatives, blurring of the lines between Predictive Analytics and Data Science Professionals, and more .
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RE•WORK Deep Learning Summit Montreal Panel of Pioneers Interview: Yoshua Bengio, Yann LeCun, Geoffrey Hinton

[unable to retrieve full-text content]At the Deep Learning Summit in Montreal last week, we saw Yoshua Bengio, Yann LeCun and Geoffrey Hinton come together to share their most cutting edge research progressions as well as discussing the landscape of AI and the deep learning ecosystem in Canada.
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KDD Impact Program to support Data Science projects with positive impact on society

[unable to retrieve full-text content]The KDD Impact Program is looking to fund projects that have potential for a significant impact on society, expand outreach of data science, and strengthen the community, with grants of $10k-$100k for each project. Submission deadline is Dec 1, 2017.
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Jimdo: Data Analyst

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Seeking a Data Analyst you will join Jimdo’s cross-functional Data Team at the Jimdo Headquarter in the beautiful city of Hamburg, and bring domain knowledge and experience to a diverse team and contribute to the understanding and usage of data throughout the company and enabling data driven decision making.
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Top Stories, Oct 9-15: Want to Become a Data Scientist? Read This Interview First; An Overview of 3 Popular Courses on Deep Learning

[unable to retrieve full-text content]Also: A Quick Guide to Fake News Detection on Social Media; How I started with learning AI in the last 2 months; Tidyverse, an opinionated Data Science Toolbox in R from Hadley Wickham; Understanding Machine Learning Algorithms; 30 Essential Data Science, Machine Learning & Deep Learning Cheat Sheets
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Predicting State Healthcare Quality – at Predictive Analytics World Healthcare – Oct 29 – Nov 2

[unable to retrieve full-text content]In anticipation of his upcoming conference presentation at Predictive Analytics World for Healthcare in New York, Oct 29–Nov 2, we asked Feras Batarseh, Research Assistant Professor, George Mason University a few questions about incorporating predictive analytics into healthcare.
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