How do you build a crack team of data scientists on a shoestring budget? In this 40-minute presentation from the co-founder of Infochimps, Flip Kromer will draw from his experiences as a teacher and his vast programming and data experience to share lessons learned in building a team of smart, enthusiastic hires.
This tutorial offers a basic introduction to practicing data science.
We'll walk through several typical projects that range from
conceptualization to acquiring data, to analyzing and visualizing it,
to drawing conclusions.