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World Data League Launches Public Report with the Competition’s Best Solutions and Strategies

The work of more than 100 data scientists, over 14 challenges in line with the 11th United Nations Goal – Sustainable Cities and Communities – is now available for consultation and use through an open report released by the World Data League.

With More Data Comes Great Responsibility and a Need for Education

In this sponsored post, Dr Kendra Vant, Executive General Manager of data at global small business accounting platform Xero, discusses what responsible data use looks like in practice for tech companies and professionals. From strengthening insights into how a business operates and keeping businesses better equipped and informed, through to saving time with automation and even deepening a business’ understanding of its customers – the potential of data to make life easier for businesses and their customers is awe inspiring.

2022 State of Data Engineering: Emerging Challenges with Data Security & Quality

The 2022 Data Engineering Survey, from our friends over at Immuta, examined the changing landscape of data engineering and operations challenges, tools, and opportunities. The modern data engineering technology market is dynamic, driven by the tectonic shift from on-premise databases and BI tools to modern, cloud-based data platforms built on lakehouse architectures.

Video Highlights: GTC November 2021 Keynote Highlights with NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang

In this video presentation, NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang covers the highlights of his GTC21​ November keynote that presents the latest breakthroughs in AI​, data science, high performance computing, graphics, edge computing, networking, and autonomous machines.

Webinar: How to Achieve Faster Time to Insight with Third-party Financial Services Data

[SPONSORED POST] Join this webinar to learn how companies consume financial exchange data natively through AWS Data Exchange to make consumption and analysis more efficient, agile, and accessible. Hear from FactSet leadership about the company’s strategic choice to bring their data to the cloud ensuring customers can effectively and efficiently use their data to succeed.

Best of arXiv.org for AI, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning – October 2021

In this recurring monthly feature, we filter recent research papers appearing on the arXiv.org preprint server for compelling subjects relating to AI, machine learning and deep learning – from disciplines including statistics, mathematics and computer science – and provide you with a useful “best of” list for the past month. Researchers from all over the […]

Video Highlights: Lessons From the Field in Building Your MLOps Strategy

Our friends over a Comet produced the video presentation below, hosted by Harpreet Sahota, to help you learn when & how to deploy MLOps from experts who have done it! In discussions with leading organizations utilizing ML like The RealReal and Uber, Comet compiled real-world case studies and organizational best practices for MLOps in the enterprise.

KDD 2021 Celebrates Winning Teams of 25th Annual KDD Cup

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Special Interest Group on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (SIGKDD) recognized the winning teams of this year’s KDD Cup, the annual competition held at KDD 2021, the premier interdisciplinary conference in data science. KDD Cup 2021, which took place virtually Aug. 14-18, 2021, crowdsourced participants who are helping to solve challenges within the knowledge discovery and data mining industry, providing a platform for aspiring and experienced data scientists alike to build their professional profiles and network with leading professionals in the field during KDD 2021. 

The State of Data Innovation 2021

Our friends over at Splunk, along with researchers at the Enterprise Strategy Group, set out to measure data innovation, surveying 1,250 senior IT and business decision-makers worldwide, across industries, at larger organizations to assess their data practices, their innovation infrastructure, and their results. This report, “The State of Data Innovation 2021” summarizes the findings.

Video Highlights: Improving ML Systems Beyond First A/B Test

Presented by Vijay Pappu, Senior ML Engineering Manager, Personalization Lead at Peloton, this talk focuses on any ML systems that rely on a feedback loop for improvement. How do we measure the efficacy of an ML system?