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TDWI 2018

February 12, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 8:45 am

Modern data leaders are rising to the occasion to transform their enterprises and TDWI, the industry leader in data training for over 20 years, is here to help. We provide the in-depth, vendor-neutral training in business analytics, data science, and data management that leaders need to create and promote data throughout their organizations.

At TDWI Las Vegas, you will develop new skills, explore best practices, gain insights to define your data strategy, and stay up to date on the latest trends and technologies in data.

Carla Gentry, Digital Marketing Manager at Samtec, will be presenting the following keynote address on February 12:

Asking the RIGHT Questions

Asking the right questions matters. The various parts of an organization—C-suite, IT, marketing, operations, etc.—do NOT think alike. Therefore is it vital to know your audience and ask the questions that make sense for them—questions about the profit and ROI of your model for your audience, for example. As you work, ask yourself, “What is important to discover? How will my model help my audience?”

This talk focuses on the important questions that data scientists need to ask themselves, both in terms of developing suitable models for their audience and avoiding the pitfalls many data scientists still fall into with respect to over-fitting, algorithmic bias, and more.

For more information, please visit the show’s official website.


February 12, 2018
8:00 am - 8:45 am
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Caesars Palace
3570 Las Vegas Boulevard, South
Las Vegas, NV 89109 United States
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