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Make Data Work
5–7 May, 2015 • London, UK

Ken Williams
Senior Data Scientist , ASI Data Science

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Ken is a former systems architect with Hortonworks who has over 15 years experience working with clients to implement distributed and scalable solutions to meet business needs. He is a Data Science Fellow of the ASI, a London-based data science training and consulting company. He also has a long standing interest in machine learning (including a Ph.D in evolutionary algorithms) and is passionate about the future possibilities and benefits of scalable machine learning technology.

Sessions

9:00–17:00 Wednesday, 6/05/2015
Training
Location: Hilton Meeting Room 4-6
Angie Ma (Faculty), Marc Warner (ASI), Andrew Brookes (ASI Data Science), Anjali Samani (CircleUp), Alessandra Staglianò (The ASI), Ken Williams (ASI Data Science), Mahesan Niranjan (University of Southampton), Elena Chatzimichali (HSBC)
This intensive two-day course will provide you with a condensed introduction to the key concepts and techniques of machine learning. It will allow you to know what is and is not possible with these exciting new tools, and understand how they can benefit your organization. It will give you the language and framework to talk to both experts and executives. Read more.
16:15–16:55 Wednesday, 6/05/2015
Ask Us Anything
Location: Westminster Suite
Angie Ma (Faculty), Anjali Samani (CircleUp), Marc Warner (ASI), Ken Williams (ASI Data Science)
Pragmatic approach to data science, data science pipeline, and machine learning for different vertical applications. How to train existing staff to take on data science and engineering challenges. Where are the unicorns? How to find and hire great data scientists. How to evaluate their skillset. How to build and manage an innovative data... Read more.
9:00–17:00 Thursday, 7/05/2015
Training
Location: Hilton Meeting Room 4-6
Angie Ma (Faculty), Marc Warner (ASI), Andrew Brookes (ASI Data Science), Anjali Samani (CircleUp), Alessandra Staglianò (The ASI), Ken Williams (ASI Data Science), Mahesan Niranjan (University of Southampton), Elena Chatzimichali (HSBC)
This intensive two-day course will provide you with a condensed introduction to the key concepts and techniques of machine learning. It will allow you to know what is and is not possible with these exciting new tools, and understand how they can benefit your organization. It will give you the language and framework to talk to both experts and executives. Read more.