episode 10

The Past, Present, and Fascinating Future of Data Science

Data Science Leaders | 44:18 | July 07, 2021


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The title of “Data Scientist” leapt into prominence in 2012 when the Harvard Business Review named it the “sexiest job of the 21st century.” Almost ten years later, what’s changed? And what’s next?

In this episode, Dave Cole is joined by Mike Tamir, Chief ML Scientist and Head of Machine Learning/AI at SIG, to break down the shifting trends in data science, NLP, and ML—and what it all means for leaders in the field.

The conversation covers:

  • The past, present, and future of data science
  • The different roles and responsibilities within a data science team
  • New and exciting advancements in NLP
  • When models are right for the wrong reasons

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