Charlotte's Experience on the ASI Data Science Fellowship

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Charlotte Werger, a recent Fellow on the latest ASI Data Science Fellowship in May 2016 reflects on her journey, transitioning into a new Data Science career by taking part in the Fellowship. Tell us about your background, before you decided to move into Data Science? My background is perhaps a…

London's most polluted parks identified by new ASI Data Science Project

Data Science / Data in Society / ASI / Policy / Pollution / London / Park / Air Quality / EU / Nitrogen oxide / Open Data / London Datastore / Bloomberg

The team at ASI Data Science have worked on an open data project that maps pollution levels in London parks. The air in many city parks surpass legal limits for nitrogen oxide set by the European Union. Read the full article featured on Bloomberg here Find out the air quality…

Detecting Anomalies in the Real World - at Strata + Hadoop London!

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A couple of weeks ago, I was lucky enough to give a talk at the Hardcore Data Science track at Strata London, “the Lollapalooza of big data conferences”. The quality of other speakers were intimidatingly good (key people from the Scikit-learn and Google Deepmind, are just two examples) and the…

The Short-term and Long-term future of Artificial Intelligence.

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Jenn Webb from O'Reilly chats with Marc Warner, CEO of ASI. Listen in to the podcast to hear him talk about artificial intelligence, speculating about the future and looking at current real-world business applications of AI. Also Marc talks about a survey recently conducted with data science companies in London,…

Q&A with ASI Alumnus Fellow Khurom - From Astrophysics to Data Science

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Meet Khurom Kiyani, one of our Fellows from our January 2016 ASI Fellowship, as he reflects on his experiences on taking part in the ASI programme. His ASI Fellowship project was partnered with JustEat, where he is now a Data Scientist in their team. Congratulations Khurom! Tell us about your…

Meet ASI Fellow, Sam Smith

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From theoretical condensed matter Physics, to working with deep neural networks on his ASI Fellowship project with babylon health, Meet Sam, one of our Fellows from our January 2016 Fellowship, as he reflects on his experiences on taking part in the ASI programme. Tell us about your background, before you…

Data Science Approaches and Toolsets

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Our recent Meetup held at Lab49 in London on 3rd February focused on Data Science Approaches & Toolsets, and included some excellent talks from our speakers; Eugene Morozov from Lab49 and Stelios Gerogiannakis from RBS (Royal Bank of Scotland), both industry experts in Data Science in the financial sector. Eugene…

Scala for Data Science

Pascal Bugnion / Scala / Data Science / Data Engineering

Data science is fashionable. Startups are sprouting across the globe and established companies are scrambling to assemble data science teams. The rapid increase in popularity of data science is accompanied by increased ambition: data science teams are expected to build increasingly complex applications that can scale to larger datasets, deal…

ASI Fellowship Presentation Day

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The 4th ASI Data Science Fellowship has kicked off. The Fellows will be going through an intensive 8 week training. At the end of the Fellowship, some of the Fellows will be showcasing the data science/big data projects they've been working on. It's a great overview of what's possible…

Practical Introduction into Artificial Intelligence

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This free evening workshop offers a "Practical Introduction into Artificial Intelligence," at 4.00pm until 6.00pm on the 23rd February, at the Impact Hub, Westminster. While full artificial intelligence is still far into the future, the latest ‘machine learning’ algorithms are making progress on problems that we previously thought…