Ben Anderson

Ben builds things, virtual and physical; then teaches people about the things he’s built. He also once plugged in a usb on his first try.



The New Science of Winning

Data Science! Data Science… Data Science? With the amount of electronic data exceeding 2.7 zettabytes (1 with 27 zeros) and cloud computing; we can now efficiently process large amounts of data and transform it into information for competitive gain. So, what is Data Science exactly? Who are Data Scientists? How can it be applied to my company?

In this talk we’ll explore the Data Science field, utilize statistical approaches to analyze data from a loan company, define a model, and train the model with a subset of the information provided – supervised learning.