The Hows and Whys of Data Science for Alberta Business
Wednesday, November 20 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
ATB Entrepreneur Centre, Calgary
Over the past few years, the global market has seen growing adoption of data driven tools and methods to help make businesses more competitive. It is hard to go a day without being impacted in some way by artificial intelligence and machine learning. Large successful companies use this technology everyday to reach consumers and improve efficiencies, but how can you leverage it?
In this presentation experts from Cybera (Alberta’s not-for-profit technology accelerator), will show you how data science can be leveraged by local entrepreneurs, small and medium size
businesses and start-ups. We will discuss why data science projects are created for different organizations and how you can embrace it in your organization. This introductory presentation
will showcase case studies and lessons learned from implementing data science projects in startup companies in Alberta.
About the Speaker:
Cybera is a not-for-profit technology-neutral organization responsible for driving Alberta’s economic growth through the use of digital technology. Its core role is to oversee the development and operations of Alberta’s cyberinfrastructure — the advanced system of networks and computers that keeps government, educational institutions, not-for-profits, business incubators and entrepreneurs at the forefront of technological change.
Working with government, education, and private sectors, Cybera is creating a community that champions vital networking and computing services and utilities for everyone, everywhere. We also provide member organizations with unbiased, highly skilled expertise on technology products, processes or services, and access to shared IT tools.