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  • 3 Reasons to Learn the Expected Value Framework for Data Analysis
    One of the most difficult and most critical parts of implementing data science in business is quantifying the return-on-investment or ROI.  In this article, we highlight three reasons you need to learn the Expected Value Framework, a framework that connects the machine learning classification model to ROI.  …
    Matt Dancho
  • Remotely Send R and Python Execution to SQL Server from Jupyter Notebooks
    Introduction Did you know that you can execute R and Python code remotely in SQL Server from Jupyter Notebooks or any IDE? Machine Learning Services in SQL Server eliminates the need to move data around. Instead of transferring large and sensitive data over the network or losing accuracy on ML training with sample csv files, […]
    Kyle Weller
  • Weekly Digest, July 16
    Monday newsletter published by Data Science Central. Previous editions can be found here. The contribution flagged with a + is our selection for the picture of the week. Featured Resources and Technical Contributions Best Machine Learning Tools:…
    Vincent Granville
  • Critically Reading Scientific Papers
    Critically reading scientific papers is critical for Data Scientists working some areas - especially those working in health. With that in mind, here are some key considerations in reading scientific (peer-review, grey literature) papers: Theory: Is the theory sound? Are there theoretical issues in the design that cause…
    Howard Friedman
  • The art of data science...
    In 2018, Fast Company declared ‘Data Scientist’ as the best job in America for the third…
    Ziyad Nazem

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