Daily Archive: April 11, 2017


Why Airlines Overbook

With the recent high profile removal of a passenger from a United Airlines flight, the industry practice of overbooking flights is now front-page news.  It turns out that data science and data modeling plays a part in the decisions that guide airlines.


Learning Data Science Using Functional Python

Everyone has an opinion on the best way to approach data science as a career path. Some people start with statistics or machine learning theory, In this talk, explore the functional side of Python and how it can make the data scientist’s life easier.