Speaker HOF

Over the past few years, we’ve been fortunate to have so many great speakers take time to share their expertise. An existing list of talks with links to slides/video/code is over on the Meetup site. Links to slides / videos are in the process of being added to the below table.

DateSeriesPresenter(s)TitleSlides, Video
2011-06-22R AnalyticsJeffrey BreenAirline Twitter Sentiment Slides
2012-10-01R AnalyticsJeffrey BreenTapping the Data DelugeSlides
2012-09-18R AnalyticsMartin BelloSupport Vector Machines & Multilayer PerceptronsSlides
2012-12-02R AnalyticsLynn ChernyIntermediate R Bootcamp: ggplot2
2012-10-01R AnalyticsDan GerlancRandom Forests Case StudySlides
2012-12-02R AnalyticsDan GerlancML Bootcamp
2012-07-24R AnalyticsKent JohnsonLinear RegressionSlides
2014-09-12R AnalyticsJoe KambourakisR Bootcamp Overview
2012-10-01R AnalyticsJohn MullerU.S. Jobs Outlook
2012-05-01R AnalyticsRani NelkenBayesian Classification for Web Content RecommendationsSlides
2011-12-07R AnalyticsMing ShanDecision Trees Using R
2012-08-04R AnalyticsDavid WeismanR Bootcamp
2012-10-01R AnalyticsDavid WeismanR/Rattle
2012-12-02R AnalyticsDavid WeismanClassification & Cluster Analysis
2012-03-10Big DataJeffrey BreenR and Hadoop with RHadoop’s rmrSlides
2011-11-15Big DataAaron CordovaMongoDB & HadoopSlides
2012-07-19Big DataTed DunningApache MahoutVideo
2012-09-14Big DataTed DunningApache Drill
2011-11-15Big DataVineet Manohar &
S. Gopalakrishnan
Hadoop/Wikepedia Tag CloudsSlides, Video
2011-11-15Big DataJeffrey KellyOverview of Big Data and Hadoop
2011-11-15Big DataRob Lancaster & Omer TrajmanHadoop Enterprise Case Studies
2012-06-16Big DataDiana MearsHadoop Pig and Hive Workshop
2012-03-10Big DataJim O’NeilCloud Computing
2012-03-10Big DataVipin SachdevaMap/Reduce Tutorial
2012-11-12Big DataVipin SachdevaMap/Reduce Tutorial
2012-11-12Big DataJ SinghFacebook Analytics with Amazon Elastic Map/Reduce
2012-03-10Big DataMichael SunBuilding Web Analytics with Python and Hadoop
2011-11-15Big DataSanjay VakilTrip Advisor and Big Data
2012-03-10Big DataK YoungHadoop in the Cloud with Pig and Python
2012-03-10Software ToolsRoope AstalaCloud Numerics C#
2012-10-03Software ToolsSheamus McGovernRapidMiner Case Study
2012-10-03Software ToolsIngo MierswaRapid Miner
2013-10-03Software ToolsRosaria SilipoKNIME
2011-06-22PyDataShankar AmbadyPython Natural Language Tool Kit (NLTK)
2012-02-21PyDataLynn ChernySocial Network Analysis using NetworkX, iPythonTutorial
2012-12-02PyDataRyan FeatherIntro to Python Scikit-Learn
2013-11-06PyDataRobert SpeerHow Does Text Become Data?
2013-07-28PyDataVipin SachdevaComparing R and Python for PCA Analysis
2013-07-27PyDataJustin SunPython Data Mining Using Orange
2013-07-28PyDataMichael SunIntro to PydoopVideo
2012-12-02PyDataThomas WieckiStatsmodels and Patsy
2012-02-21ApplicationsJohn BakerSocial Predictive AnalyticsSlides
2013-09-30ApplicationsCatherine HavasiDiscovering Brand Impact from Text
2013-09-30ApplicationsWilliam Li &
George Tucker
dunnhumby Product Launch Challenge
2011-06-22ApplicationsBen LiuPredicting Flu Trends using Twitter Data
2012-09-18ApplicationsSheamus McGovernBond Market Predictions using ML
2013-09-30ApplicationsAaron MerlobPredicting Drug Adoption via Physician Networks
2011-06-22ApplicationsAlan MisloveU.S. Mood Throughout the Day Inferred from Twitterproprietary
2013-11-07ApplicationsVik ParuchuriHow Do Simpsons Characters Feel About Each Other
2013-11-07ApplicationsMark SteadmanWavelets
2013-09-30OrganizationalDavid DietrichBuilding Data Science Teams
2013-04-29DataVizTanya CashoraliUsing R and Tableau Together
2012-10-01DataVizLynn ChernyInteractive DataViz Using D3, Visualizing Fiction
2013-05-08DataVizTony GarciaInteractive Bar Charts using D3
2013-05-08DataVizGarron HillaireUniversal Design & Item Response Theory
2013-04-29DataVizBen JonesTableau Demo utilizing PitchFX, Data
2014-01-23DataVizR. VaidyanathanrCharts