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    My daughter just started a business analytics Master's program. For the probability sequence of the core statistics course, one of her assignments is to calculate the probability of single …
    steve miller
  • What a CEO needs to know about Machine Learning algorithms
    During my first project in McKinsey in 2011, I served the CEO of a bank regarding his small business strategy. I wanted to run a linear regression on the bank's data but my boss told me: "Don't do it. They don't understand statistics". (We did not use Machine…
    Pedro URIA RECIO
  • Are You Ready To Become A Chief Data Scientist?
    You know who you are. A high-calibre machine learning magician, a well-versed wrangler of data... but you want a bit more from your role. That may be progression, more money or the chance to work on new, more exciting projects, but where do you go from here?   Many companies are looking to increase investment […]
    Matt Reaney
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Retail Market to hit $8bn by 2024
    Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Retail Market size is set to exceed USD 8 billion by 2024; according to a new research report by Global Market Insights, Inc.  The AI in retail market is driven by the increasing investments in it across the globe. The growing investment in the technology is attributed to the wide applications […]
    Sagar
  • Summarize and explore the data using SmartEDA
    Created an R package for exploratory data analysis. Package name is SmartEDA now available on CRAN. This package includes multiple custom functions to perform initial exploratory analysis on any input data describing the structure and the relationships present in the data. The generated output can be obtained in both summary and graphical form. The graphical form […]
    Dayanand

Corporate Sponsorship

Divergence Academy – Data Science Immersive Program

Towards the end of every quarter along with Divergence Academy, we host an invitational data science talent competition. We invite recent graduates from Master’s level programs, twenty something talent early in data analytics and consulting careers, technical and data analytics talent in career transition, and even liberal arts graduates who have learned computer programming on their own or to gain entry level work. At minimum we recruit a pool of 20 participants that would be willing to participate in a 12 week data science immersive program. And, we select 8 to be sponsored with a full scholarship provided. Optional: sponsor a candidate that you choose.

Benefits to our Corporate Sponsors:

Invitation to Student Networking events

Personal Introductions to any you may be interested to hire

Optional Mentor Day, you can invite them to your workplace for a day

If you choose not to hire one of our students, we will provide access to our data science network for an additional 3 months to assist you in hiring a candidate for a reduced contingency fee of 10%

Cost to Sponsor:

$15,000

Student receives a NEW MacBook Pro, your company is acknowledged as a sponsor

Student receives full tuition ride, $13,300

Corporate Sponsorships are limited to two per company per cohort