Data Science 101: Introduction to Data Science | SAS UK

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Data Science 101: Introduction to Data Science


About the webinar

Harvard Business Review described a Data Scientist to be the “sexiest job of the 21st century”, and with a good reason. In this ever-moving world of Big Data and Analytics, every business needs Data Scientists who can apply analytics to make sense and create value from the data they have. It allows organisations to gain insights and make better and faster decisions. 

So, what really does a day-to-day look like for a Data Scientist? In this keynote, I will share my personal experience of my journey as a Data Scientist, the job beyond the algorithms, and 3 key takeaways that will be applicable for anyone wanting to pursue a career in Data Science.

During the webinar, we'll explore

  • What a day includes for a Data Scientists
  • Some of the key challenges and soft skills required
  • 3 keys take away

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About the Experts

Haidar Altaie
Data Scientist at SAS UKI

He joined SAS after graduating from University with a Mathematics and Statistics degree, and passionate to enable customers to understand the potential of Analytics, using AI/ML techniques across growing industries to enable customers to solve complex real-life issues.

Melissa Torgbi
Data Scientist at SAS UKI

She joined SAS in September 2019 after graduating from University with an Electronic Engineering degree. Melissa is committed to helping customers solve business problems using Machine Learning and AI. She works across multiple sectors and has a particular interest in Natural Language Processing and Text Analytics.

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