Talent Connect 2018

Talent Connect with Sha and Feon Ang Linkedin

TALENTCONNECT, hosted by LinkedIn for the past 10 years, is a gathering of talent heads from all over the world. Every year, these talented chief people officers congregate to network and to discover what is trending in the world of human capital. Every year there will always be a new discovery to be made; either skills … Read more Talent Connect 2018

AgriTech | A Digital Solution Towards Data-Driven Agriculture in Malaysia

Data-Driven Agriculture | AgriTech | Global Trends on Foods Systems - The Center of Applied Data Science

THE world population is expected to grow from seven billion to 9.6 billion by 2050. We would require 70% more food than what we produce now with the same or less natural resources like land and water due to urbanization, soil erosion, climatic changes, water shortages, and excessive use by livestock. Agriculture is at the … Read more AgriTech | A Digital Solution Towards Data-Driven Agriculture in Malaysia

The Perils of Big Data Gone Wrong… and 3 Ways to Avoid Them

Big Data - The Center of Applied Data Science

Can big data go wrong? Big Data can be a vital component in creating strong, long-lasting, mutually beneficial relationships between businesses and their customers or customers-to-be. In the right hands, Big Data offers a cost-efficient means of optimizing return-on-investment and business growth. But the challenge with Big Data is that it is in fact big, … Read more The Perils of Big Data Gone Wrong… and 3 Ways to Avoid Them

GE14: Sheer Lucky Coincidences of Brilliant Yet Subtle Social Media Strategising by PH?

Social Media GE14 Election PH Influencers - The Center of Applied Data Science

How does social media play a role in the past GE14 election? Check out the sentiment analysis of GE14 and how it correlates to the election results. WITH Malaysia’s 14th General Election done and dusted, the nation now stands proud after hitting several major milestones simply by expressing our democratic rights. We now have the … Read more GE14: Sheer Lucky Coincidences of Brilliant Yet Subtle Social Media Strategising by PH?

Machine Learning Algorithms Dive Into GE14 Election Battle On Twitter-verse

Machine Learning GE 14 Sentimental Analysis Twitter Machine Learning Algorithm

OVER the last couple of years, the power of data analytics has been cast in a negative albeit powerful limelight as a social-shaping, highly impactful kingmaker tool in a nation’s election. Think Cambridge Analytica and the slew of claims of election rigging and data privacy violation. The power of data analytics, machine learning algorithms have … Read more Machine Learning Algorithms Dive Into GE14 Election Battle On Twitter-verse

Bots vs Brains: How Data Scientists Can Control their Future

Future Prospect of Data Scientists

With the increasingly rapid advancements in Machine Learning, fuelled by technological leaps in Artificial and Business Intelligence, what will be the future role of Data Scientists? Given the relatively short history of conceived and applied AI, the discussion of “what happens next” is escalating in the Data Science community. It was only as recently as … Read more Bots vs Brains: How Data Scientists Can Control their Future

Making decisions with data — The importance of data preparation

Data Science, Data preparation, Data lifecycle management

What’s so important about data preparation? How would it affect leaders in making decisions with data? The advancement of technology has led to an increase in data volume. 80% of the world’s data today is unstructured. Experts are predicting a 4,300% increase in annual data production by 2020 by which time every human will produce … Read more Making decisions with data — The importance of data preparation