Eileen McNulty
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Eileen McNulty

Eileen McNulty-Holmes is the Head of Content for Data Natives, Europe’s largest data science conference. For the past ten years, they have written, edited and strategised for companies and publications spanning tech, arts and culture. With a core focus in journalism and content, Eileen has also spoken at conferences, organised literary and art events, mentored others in journalism, and had their fiction and essays published in a range of publications. They are passionate about amplifying marginalised voices in their field (particularly those from the LGBTQ community), AI, and dressing like it’s still the ’80s

BI & AnalyticsNewsTechnology & IT

Big data analytics has a topped a survey on which disruptive technologies will have the biggest influence in three years time. The ‘Internet of Things’ and ‘Dynamic Visualisation’ came in second and third respectively. The survey, carried out Nimbus Ninety in support of their May IGNITE summit, surveyed 200 senior

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BI & AnalyticsData ScienceUnderstanding Big Data

By now, it’s almost impossible to not have heard the term Big Data- a cursory glance at Google Trends will show how the term has exploded over the past few years, and become unavoidably ubiquitous in public consciousness. But what you may have managed to avoid is gaining a thorough

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Data Science

Chris Pearson is a partner at Big Cloud. Big Cloud is a talent search firm focusing on all things Big Data. We talked to him about Big Cloud’s unique position in Big Data recruitment, and what he looks for in a data scientist. Could you tell me a little about yourself

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Contributors

  Jason Kolb is a big data architect who combines hands-on experience with big data and distributed architectures together with solid cross-functional business experience in some of the biggest companies in the world. He is the founder of Applied Data Labs and previously co-founded Latigent, which has been acquired by Cisco. He’s also

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Alexandre Passant is the co-founder of Music and Data Geeks, a music-tech company based in Dublin. Music and Data Geek’s chief product is Seevl.fm, a music meta-data API to help music services make sense of their data, provide recommendations to their users, and more. He has 10 years’ experience in

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Ulrich Kerzel earned his PhD under Professor Dr Feindt at the US Fermi National Laboratory and at that time made a considerable contribution to core technology of NeuroBayes. After his PhD, he went to the University of Cambridge, were he was a Senior Research Fellow at Magdelene College. His research

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Haifeng Li is the Chief Data Scientist at ADP. He has a proven history in delivering end-to-end solutions, having previously worked for Bloomberg and Motorola. He is a technical strategist with deep understanding of computer theory and emerging technologies. He also has a diverse academic background, researching in fields including machine

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Daniel is a software engineer at Fon and PhD student at the Artificial Intelligence and Software Engineering department of Complutense University of Madrid. His research interests are computer vision and machine learning. He is specially interested in the applications of the emerging field of deep learning. You can reach him

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Machine LearningNewsTechnology & IT

Sumo Logic, whose software manages and analyses IT log files, has raised $30 million in its latest round of funding, bringing their total funding to $80.5 million. The funding round was led by Sequoia Capital, with exisiting investors Greylock Partners, Sutter Hill Ventures, and Accel Partners also participating. “We have

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Machine LearningNewsTechnology & IT

Monday saw the unveiling of Tamr, a scalable platform for data curation, at the Databeat Conference in San Francisco. Founders Andy Palmer and Michael Stonebraker also announced they had accrued an impressive $16 million of first-round funding from Google Ventures and New Enterprise Associates. Palmer and Stonebraker came up with

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