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Montreal Data Science Summit

October 23rd, 2015 | by kylie

posted in Big Data, Events, Montreal, People and Interests

Montreal’s first data-science summit is happening on Wednesday 28th and members of the Wajam team are going to be there!

There are a few big names in Big Data that the crew is looking forward to hearing speak. Francis Piéraut, administrator of the Montreal Big Data Group, founder of Qmining and, and Senior researcher a Nuance will be giving a talk around the integration of data science in IT restricted companies. He will also present iPython Notebook, a tool for data scientists.

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Shawn Rogers, Chief Research Officer at Dell will be giving a talk about data science at 2:00 PM.

Jeremy Barnes, Founder and CEO at Datacratic, will be attending the event. Datacratic is known for developing Machine Learning models and the Machine Learning Database.

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Many other major actors in the data science world will attending this event from National Bank of Canada, to Bandsintown, and Mondobrain. Check out the whole list of speakers on the official website.

Find out more at the official site and hurry to buy your ticket as there are very few free spaces remaining! If you aren’t fast enough to get a ticket, the @Wajam Twitter account will be live Tweeting their time there, so follow along!

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