Visualize data with Edward Tufte at the Microsoft Data Science Summit

Edward Tufte, a pioneer of data visualization, will deliver a keynote address at the Microsoft Data Science Summit on the future of data analysis—and how to draw more credible conclusions from your data. If you’re not yet familiar with Tufte’s work, take a look at his seminal book The Visual Display of Quantitative Information. It’s… Read more

Build your data science skills in Atlanta

This post is authored by Amanda Papp, Sr. Recruiter of AI/Machine Learning at Microsoft. It’s a good time to be a data scientist. As a senior recruiter in AI and machine learning, I’ve had a front row seat to the skyrocketing demand for skilled machine learning practitioners, big data engineers, and AI specialists over the… Read more

What Is Your Data Science Super Power?

This post is authored by Wee Hyong Tok, Senior Data Scientist Manager, and Danielle Dean, Senior Data Scientist Lead, at Microsoft. Wee and Danielle are speakers at the upcoming Microsoft Data Science Summit on September 26-27 in Atlanta, GA. How do businesses and data scientists turn raw data into intelligent action? Why do some companies… Read more

Hear tricks of the trade from machine learning experts

The Microsoft Data Science Summit is filled with leading thinkers in big data, machine learning, AI, and open-source technologies. Join us, and get their insights and technical expertise as they discuss real-world challenges and innovative solutions emerging across data science. Here’s a sample of some of the speakers you’ll see—and what they’ll be talking about:… Read more

Forecasting the Future Through Machine Learning

This post is authored by Anil Bhansali, Managing Director at Microsoft India R&D. All roads lead to Bangalore as the countdown begins to the inaugural edition of the Machine Learning and Data Sciences Conference. Thanks for your tremendous response to this event – registrations are now closed and we expect a full house. The computing… Read more

ICYMI: How to Do Data Science

In case you missed it: Earlier this year, Brandon Rohrer, Senior Data Scientist in the Data Group at Microsoft, published a popular blog post titled How to Do Data Science. Brandon is one of our speakers at the upcoming Microsoft Data Science Summit, a two-day intensive event for data scientists, big data engineers, ML practitioners… Read more

Register Now for the First Microsoft Data Science Summit

Posted by Joseph Sirosh, Corporate Vice President of the Data Group at Microsoft. I am super excited about the very first Microsoft Data Science Summit, to be held in Atlanta on September 26-27, 2016, and invite all data scientists, big data engineers and machine learning practitioners among you to attend. The Summit – which features… Read more

Announcing the Microsoft Machine Learning & Data Sciences Conference in India

This post is authored by Anil Bhansali, Managing Director at Microsoft India R&D. It is a time of transformation at Microsoft as we sharpen our focus around mobile and cloud and lay out ambitious plans that will have big impact on the future of computing as it is experienced by billions of users around the… Read more

Get hands-on with IoT technologies at the Microsoft Data Science Summit

There’s a new opportunity for IoT specialists, data scientists and big data engineers, happening right alongside Microsoft Ignite in Atlanta this fall. On September 26–27, the Microsoft Data Science Summit will host an interactive event on the disruptive technologies and innovative solutions in big data, machine learning and the Internet of Things. It’s an intensive… Read more

Azure ML Now Supports Multiple R & Python Versions, Including Microsoft R Open & Python 3

This post is authored by Roope Astala, Senior Program Manager at Microsoft. We are thrilled to announce the support for multiple versions of R and Python in Azure ML. As a data scientist building new models in R or Python, you often want to use the latest runtime and package versions which have the newest… Read more