Philadelphia Area New Media Association

Vicki Boykis on Sense and Sensibility in Data Science

Some of the hottest of hot topics – across a variety of fields – are Artificial Intelligence and “Big Data.” Individually or combined, they have generated predictions both of a bright new future and of cataclysmic disaster. How are we to make sense of it all, and gain some insights into applications available now?

Vicki Boykis presents an insightful, clear-eyed talk that goes beyond the hype of AI, ML, and big data to cover several concrete problems that she sees businesses in the Philly area and beyond facing today and how they can be solved.

Event Details

Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018
Location: University of PA, Wharton School, Huntsman Hall, 3730 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Room: 250
Time: Doors open at 5:30pm. Event runs from 6 – 7:30pm. Networking until 8pm.
Register today: https://panmasept2018.eventbrite.com

Vicki BoykisVicki Boykis is a consultant in data science and machine learning engineering and helps companies build end-to-end data products. She’s previously spoken at PyData, DataJawn, and has taught for GirlDevelopIt. In her spare time, she enjoys writing, reading, and toddler wrangling.

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