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Data. Science. Hustle.
Michael Conover
Senior Data Scientist, LinkedIn
@vagabondjack
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Data
Thursday, August 22, 2013
You’re only as good as
your knowledge of the data.
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
Investigate Hack Assume Nothing
Thu...
If you can’t regenerate your work,
it never really existed.
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
T+18 Months Bit Rot Fail H...
All Shapes, Sizes
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
Unstructured UnpredictablePoorly Documented
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Write bullet proof code.
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
It’s Going to Break You’re on the Hook
Thursday, August 22, 2...
Standardize Early, Often
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
Integers are Powerful Take a Guess
Don’t Make
Me Think
Thursd...
Big Column Space
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
Internet of
Everything
Combinatorial
Explosion
Impact & Ease
Thursday...
Science
Thursday, August 22, 2013
It’s not as hard as you think.
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
Netflix Challenge Simple Elegance Low Hanging Fruit
Thur...
Measure Creatively
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
Instrumentation Similarity Normalization
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Think in Memory
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
Downsample Explore Visualize
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Fail Fast Machine Learning
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
Minimum
Viable
Algorithm
Effort vs. Progress
Hidden
Structu...
Understand Your Model
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
Analyzability Robustness Credibility
Thursday, August 22, 2013
It’s harder than you think.
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
All Singing
All Dancing
Carnival of the Bizarre Last Mile
...
Hustle
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Move, Faster.
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
Somebody Already
Had Your Idea
Hofstadter’s Law
Compound
Interest
Thursd...
Come Correct
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
Lock it Down Know the Angles They Will Ask
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Make it Magic
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
Refine Simplify Persist
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Evangelism counts.
@vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle.
Clear Vision Strong Partners Real Talk
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Data. Science. Hustle.
Michael Conover
Senior Data Scientist, LinkedIn
@vagabondjack
Thursday, August 22, 2013
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Data. Science. Hustle.

  1. 1. Data. Science. Hustle. Michael Conover Senior Data Scientist, LinkedIn @vagabondjack Thursday, August 22, 2013
  2. 2. Thursday, August 22, 2013
  3. 3. Thursday, August 22, 2013
  4. 4. Thursday, August 22, 2013
  5. 5. Data Thursday, August 22, 2013
  6. 6. You’re only as good as your knowledge of the data. @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. Investigate Hack Assume Nothing Thursday, August 22, 2013
  7. 7. If you can’t regenerate your work, it never really existed. @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. T+18 Months Bit Rot Fail Happens Thursday, August 22, 2013
  8. 8. All Shapes, Sizes @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. Unstructured UnpredictablePoorly Documented Thursday, August 22, 2013
  9. 9. Write bullet proof code. @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. It’s Going to Break You’re on the Hook Thursday, August 22, 2013
  10. 10. Standardize Early, Often @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. Integers are Powerful Take a Guess Don’t Make Me Think Thursday, August 22, 2013
  11. 11. Big Column Space @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. Internet of Everything Combinatorial Explosion Impact & Ease Thursday, August 22, 2013
  12. 12. Science Thursday, August 22, 2013
  13. 13. It’s not as hard as you think. @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. Netflix Challenge Simple Elegance Low Hanging Fruit Thursday, August 22, 2013
  14. 14. Measure Creatively @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. Instrumentation Similarity Normalization Thursday, August 22, 2013
  15. 15. Think in Memory @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. Downsample Explore Visualize Thursday, August 22, 2013
  16. 16. Fail Fast Machine Learning @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. Minimum Viable Algorithm Effort vs. Progress Hidden Structure Thursday, August 22, 2013
  17. 17. Understand Your Model @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. Analyzability Robustness Credibility Thursday, August 22, 2013
  18. 18. It’s harder than you think. @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. All Singing All Dancing Carnival of the Bizarre Last Mile Thursday, August 22, 2013
  19. 19. Hustle Thursday, August 22, 2013
  20. 20. Move, Faster. @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. Somebody Already Had Your Idea Hofstadter’s Law Compound Interest Thursday, August 22, 2013
  21. 21. Come Correct @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. Lock it Down Know the Angles They Will Ask Thursday, August 22, 2013
  22. 22. Make it Magic @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. Refine Simplify Persist Thursday, August 22, 2013
  23. 23. Evangelism counts. @vagabondjackData. Science. Hustle. Clear Vision Strong Partners Real Talk Thursday, August 22, 2013
  24. 24. Data. Science. Hustle. Michael Conover Senior Data Scientist, LinkedIn @vagabondjack Thursday, August 22, 2013

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