Data Science Toronto | A Panel Discussion on Machine Learning, Deep Learning & AI

Thursday, October 12th @ 6:30 PM

Thursday, October 12, 2017

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

BrainStation Toronto

460 King Street West Enter through the glass doors on Spadina

Cost

$45 CAD

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Event details

Data Science is one of tech’s buzziest topics right now. It’s a field that’s growing and involves a lot of complex disciplines like machine learning, deep learning, statistics, mathematics and more to extract insights from data, and adds value for every team within a company.

 

With so much hype and growth, it’s more important than ever for every industry to understand their data and optimize their business accordingly.

 

Join us for a Data Science Panel Discussion where we’ll dive into the real-world applications of machine learning, deep learning, and AI with expert Data Analysts.

 

What You’ll Learn

 

  • From data cleaning to building algorithms - what does Data Science entail?

  • A break down the various Data Science technologies like machine learning, deep learning, and predictive models

  • The key tools used by Data Scientists like Churn modeling, linear models, Python, decision trees, prototyping and recommendation engines

  • How Data Scientists collaborate with other teams in a company to solve problems

  • How Data Scientists take their data to drive positive change

  • How Data Science can be applied to various industries, from marketing to accounting to eCommerce

  • Data Science best practice for companies large and small

  • Real-world examples of Data Science in action

  • How to measure the effectiveness of Data Science solutions

  • Advice to those looking to dive into Data Science

  • Audience Q&A

 

 

What You’ll Get

 

  • Insights from some of Toronto/Vancouver’s top Data Scientists

  • BrainStation notebook and pen for note-taking purposes

  • Snacks and refreshments

 

 

*Event is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Speaker

AJ Dalal 
VP Data Science & Analytics, SapientRazorfish

AJ Dalal brings 15 years of experience in data, analytics and marketing strategy. AJ is the Data Science & Analytics VP at SapientRazorfish, overseeing data and analytics in Toronto, Cleveland and Detroit. AJ has spearheaded some of SapientRazorfish’s largest and most strategic analytics engagements. He leverages his hands-on experience to define and integrate organizational digital strategies, investments in tools/capabilities and defining operational maturity focused on business impact and ROI.