Category Archives: Data Science MD
On October 9th, Data Science MD welcomed Dr. Donald Miner as its speaker to talk about doing data science work and how the hadoop framework can help. To start the presentation, Don was very clear about one thing: hadoop is … Continue reading
For Data Science MD’s Septmeber meetup, we were very fortunate to have the very talented and very passionate Dr. Jeff Leek speak about his experiences teaching Data Science through the online learning platform Coursera. This was also a unique event … Continue reading
For August’s meetup, Data Science MD hosted a discussion on one of the most popular fields of analytics, the wide world of sports. From Moneyball to the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics conference, there has been much interest by researchers, team … Continue reading
For July’s meetup, Data Science MD was honored to have Jonathan Street of NIH and Brian Godsey of RedOwl Analytics come discuss using Python and R for data analysis.
Most people have probably heard of the term hackathon in today’s technology landscape. But just because you have heard of it doesn’t necessarily mean you know what it is. Wikipedia defines a hackathon as an event in which computer programmers … Continue reading
For its June meetup, Data Science MD explored a new venue, The Universities at Shady Grove. And what better way to venture into Montgomery County than to spend an evening discussing one of its leading sectors. That’s right, an event … Continue reading
Data Science MD, in an effort to provide additional value to its members, has started a YouTube channel, DataScienceMD, to host videos of talks presented at Meetup events. Now, when a member can’t attend an event due to a scheduling … Continue reading
We are excited to announce the first in a new series of posts and a brand new initiative: Data Community DC Videos! We are going to film and publish online videos (and separate audio, resources permitting) as many talks from … Continue reading
Data Science MD once again returned to the wonderful Ad.com in Baltimore to discuss Analyzing Twitter: An End-to-End Data Pipeline with two experts from Cloudera.