THE TESSERACT ACADEMY NEWSLETTER FEATURING OUR PICK OF AI, DATA SCIENCE, AND BLOCKCHAIN NEWS!
This month we have some top-notch events to share with you including the FREE AI/Data Science for Decision Makers: A free short introduction on the 22nd July and The Beyond Machine Deep learning without tears: A bootcamp for software devs and junior DS (choice of dates available). We also have an exclusives podcast interview with Shaun Dippnall who share his insights on what it takes to create a successful data science program!
DATA SCIENCE AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
EVENT: Deep learning without tears: A Bootcamp for software devs and junior DS (choice of dates available)
Deep learning is a deep topic. It is easy to get confused and not know where to start. Discover the secrets of deep learning and neural networks through this Bootcamp which covers everything: from theory to development.
Women in the Data and Tech Space: Why the Shortage?
Even though women hold 47% of the workforce in the UK, according to a recent Tech Nation report, only 19% of women are tech workers. What is more, 77% of tech director roles are fulfilled by men whereas only a mere 23% of women hold tech directors’ positions. So why are there so few women that work in tech or hold higher positions in the field, in comparison to their male counterparts?
FREE WEBINAR: What’s the best way to become a data scientist
Data science is one of the most exciting jobs. It offers great salary, flexibility and a stimulating environment. Dr Stylianos Kampakis has been in this area for more than 10 years. In this webinar he discusses some of the different ways that someone can start a career in data science, and analyses the pros and cons of each approach.
Google Hopes AI Can Turn Search Into a Conversation via Wired
The tech giant wants its core product to infer meaning from human language, answer multipart questions—and look more like Google Assistant sounds. Google CEO Sundar Pichai introduced LaMDA, AI “designed to have a conversation on any topic.”
PODCAST: 7 tips for choosing the right AI vendor
AI (artificial intelligence) technologies and solutions can potentially transform your business. To make the most of the opportunities that AI offers, you need to choose the right AI/data science vendor, both for your business and the solution you want to develop. The following seven tips will help with the process of selecting the right AI vendor.
Learn how to create an AI business: A program for non-technical founders
Are you an entrepreneur? Are you excited about the potential of AI and data science to change the world? You want to start a business in this area, but you are not sure how? This program is then built for you! This program teaches you how you can start a business in data science, even if you lack technical skills.
FREE EVENT: AI/Data Science for Decision Makers: A free short introduction (22nd July)
Are you a decision-maker/entrepreneur/executive interested in data science? Then this event is for you! For 3+ years we’ve been running our flagship workshop called “Data science and AI for decision-makers”. This time, we present a free short online condensed version, for all those who didn’t have the chance to join our events in the past!
Why Big Data should have patients’ welfare at its heart via The Parliament Magazine
Europe can reach a consensus on its European Health Data Space strategy if patients’ data rights are kept at its core. Recently, a high-level conference took place on the present and future strengths of European healthcare data governance systems. Find out more in this piece.
Data Strategy: Yes, it’s important yet so many get it wrong
Data, data, data. if there is one word parents would want their newborn to say for the first time, I can safely say it is what we all are guessing.
Probably we all should take a hint. The digital industry has bombed during the pandemic with all transactions moving online.
EVENT: Recommender systems for software developers (full Bootcamp choice of dates available)
Recommender systems are everywhere. This is a course for technical professionals who want to develop a recommender system. This is especially ideal for working in companies that are facing this challenge right now.
PODCAST: Shaun Dippnal on educating new data scientists
What does it take to start a data science school? Data science education is a serious topic. With the shortage of data scientists the world is suffering from, it is important to make sure that there are enough of them! In this episode, Shaun Dippnall shares his view on what it takes to create a successful data science program.
EVENT: A Free Introduction to Internet-of-Things for Non-Technical Executives (20th July)
Internet of things is one of the most exciting technologies of our times, with great synergies with data science, AI, and blockchain.
On this exciting free event, IoT expert Shashank Yadav will share everything a decision-maker needs to know about this topic.
BLOCKCHAIN AND CRYPTOCURRENCY
Free Blockchain Framework
Blockchain can seem complicated. There are multiple distributed ledger technologies, open-source and corporate solutions, and choosing the right one can seem daunting. This framework is designed to help you understand whether using blockchain is a good idea, and what type of solution you are looking for.
VIDEO: 5 Reasons Bitcoin has gone up
While the past two and a half months may have led some to fear, uncertainty, and doubt (FUD), Bitcoin is doing just fine and NGU isn’t going anywhere. Despite the dip, these five factors have continued their contribution to bitcoin’s rising price.
Credential-focused blockchain is moving mainnet to proof-of-stake via Coin Telegraph
A blockchain project that enables decentralized identities and verifiable credentials to be created has announced that it is transitioning to a proof-of-stake algorithm. Until now, the project’s blockchain has been based on a proof-of-authority algorithm, where validators were selected by the Dock Association, a nonprofit organization.
VIDEO: AI integrating with Blockchain
Artificial intelligence and blockchain are both touted as technologies that will lead our future. But here’s the problem: They’re like oil and water. While innovative in their own right, there’s a noticeable lack of interconnectedness — projects that tightly combine AI and blockchain, unleashing the full potential of both emerging technologies.
Ethereum price can gain 40% on Bitcoin, argues analyst as London fork nears via Coin Telegraph
If you haven’t already don’t forget to join our brand new Facebook Group dedicated to non-technical founders who want to use technologies like data science/AI in their business, in order to do things like:
1) Increase the valuation of their startup
2) Create new data products that add monetization streams
3) Create a new AI business
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