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Webinar: How to Use External Consumer Insights and Marketing Data to Build a Customer-centric Business

[SPONSORED CONTENT] In this virtual session, AWS Data Exchange will host a discussion with thought leaders from companies such as Acxiom and BlastPoint. They will share how organizations from big box retailers to automotive brands are using consumer insights data to reach new customers, drive real business change, and increase longevity. MON, SEPTEMBER 27 at 11AM PT | 2PM ET

Video Highlights: Minimize Risk and Accelerate MLOps With ML Monitoring and Explainability

In the presentation below, Amit Paka, Chief Product Officer and Co-founder, from our friends over at Fiddler AI, spoke at the Machine Learning in Finance Summit discussing the importance of monitoring and explainable AI (XAI).

Video Highlights: FeatureTerminatoR Package for R

FeatureTerminatoR is an R package to remove unimportant variables from statistical and machine learning models automatically. The motivation for this package is simple, while there are many packages that do similar things, few of them perform automated removal of the features from your models. The author provides the video presentation below to help get you familiar with how the package works.

Video Highlights: A Path Into Data Science

Are you interested in getting ahead in data science? On this TalkPython podcast episode, you’ll meet Sanyam Bhutani who studied computer science but found his education didn’t prepare him for getting a data science-focused job. That’s where he started his own path of self-education and advancement. Now he’s working at an AI startup and ranking high on Kaggle.

Video Highlights: Running Effective Machine Learning Teams

In the video presentation below, Niko Laskaris, Data Scientist and Head of Strategic Projects at MLOps solutions provider Comet, hosts a compelling webinar showing you how to address many issues regarding AI/ML. He also shares case studies, and examines the shortfalls of traditional and agile practices applied to ML teams.

Video Highlights: Thinking Sparse and Dense

The video below, “Thinking Sparse and Dense” is the presentation by Paco Nathan from live@Manning Developer Productivity Conference, June 15, 2021. In a Post-Moore’s Law world, how do data science and data engineering need to change? This talk presents design patterns for idiomatic programming in Python so that hardware can optimize machine learning workflows.

Video Highlights: Emil Eifrem on the Origins of Neo4j and the Ubiquity of Graphs

The video below is from a webinar for Neo4j’s APAC Quarterly Customer Update. It includes a fascinating conversation between Emil Eifrem, Co-Founder and CEO, and Nik Vora, the Vice President of Neo4j APAC.

AI Under the Hood: Object Detection Model Capable of Identifying Floating Plastic Beneath the Surface of the Ocean

A group of researchers, Gautam Tata, Sarah-Jeanne Royer, Olivier Poirion, and Jay Lowe, have written a new paper “DeepPlastic: A Novel Approach to Detecting Epipelagic Bound Plastic Using Deep Visual Models.” The workflow described in the paper includes creating and preprocessing a domain-specific data set, building an object detection model utilizing a deep neural network, and evaluating the model’s performance.

Video Highlights: Supercharging our Data Scientists’ Productivity at Netflix

In this talk sponsored by Tecton, Jan Forjanczyk, Senior Data Scientist, Netflix and Ravi Kiran Chirravuri, Software Engineer, Netflix, working in Content Demand Modeling, present one of the challenges that they faced earlier this year. This is used as a backdrop to present the human-centric design principles that govern the design of Metaflow and its internals.

Video Highlights: Challenges of Operationalizing ML

In the panel discussion below, the focus is on the main challenges of building and deploying ML applications. The discussion includes common pitfalls, development best practices, and the latest trends in tooling to effectively operationalize. The presentation comes from apply(): The ML Data Engineering Conference sponsored by Tecton.