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Organisations that manage data well attract top talent, disrupt markets, and remain competitive. What does it take? Join information engineer, scientist, and educator Loris Marini as he learns from the best minds in the field. Welcome to data through a human lens!

Discovering Data Loris Marini

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Organisations that manage data well attract top talent, disrupt markets, and remain competitive. What does it take? Join information engineer, scientist, and educator Loris Marini as he learns from the best minds in the field. Welcome to data through a human lens!

    Ville Tuulos: Overcoming data science infrastructure roadblocks for business success

    Ville Tuulos: Overcoming data science infrastructure roadblocks for business success

    Slow or inadequate data infrastructure can seriously hinder the progress of data science projects, making it a constant battle to balance the need for speed with accuracy and quality. Today I learn the challenges data science teams face and how to overcome the obstacles of data infrastructure from Ville Tuulos, author of "Effective Data Science Infrastructure."
    You can follow Ville Tuulos on LinkedIn. Check out Metaflow at https://metaflow.org/ and Outerbounds at https://outerbounds.com/
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    • 58 min
    Tobias Zwingmann: AI for Effective BI

    Tobias Zwingmann: AI for Effective BI

    AI is emerging as a powerful tool for data scientists and businesses. But how can we leverage this technology to its fullest potential? Join me as I learn from Tobias Zwingmann, author of AI-Powered Business Intelligence.
    You can follow Tobias on LinkedIn.
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    Tom Redman: Be a data provocateur

    Tom Redman: Be a data provocateur

    A great data leader is a provocateur. They "provoke" the organization with their ideas and demonstrating success. Join me as I learn from Tom Redman the Data Doc.
    You can follow Tom on LinkedIn.
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    • 53 min
    Bill Inmon: The immense business value of textual data

    Bill Inmon: The immense business value of textual data

    Learn how to extract business value from text from the father of the data warehouse: Bill Inmon.
    You can follow Bill on LinkedIn.
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    • 51 min
    John Thompson: The art of building analytics teams

    John Thompson: The art of building analytics teams

    Analytics requires a real involved effort across the entire organization. So what does it take to build team that not only understands your organization's data but the analytic and business requirements as well? Today I learn from John Thompson, best selling author, analytics innovator, and data thought leader.
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    • 53 min
    Panos Alexopoulos: Minimum-viable semantic model

    Panos Alexopoulos: Minimum-viable semantic model

    What is semantic modeling? How and when do you need it? Can you automate it? Today I speak with Panos Alexopoulos author of the book "Semantic Modeling for Data - Avoiding Pitfalls and Breaking Dilemmas" published by O'Reilly.
    You can follow Panos on LinkedIn.
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    The mission of Discovering Data is to create opportunities for data professionals to connect and learn from one another. That's why we launched the Discovering Data Discord server! This community is for people that want to have an impact at work. A place where we can all gather and ask questions so we can help each other grow. Stay curious and keep learning by joining the community at https://bit.ly/discovering-data-discord
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    💬 Feedback, ideas, and reviews
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    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

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19 Ratings

19 Ratings

elisa85bth ,

A great show

This is a great project and very much needed in the industry. If you are leading the data function in your Organization or are planning to scale you must listen to this show! Thank you loris for your hard work 😀

87bth22 ,

Great podcast absolutely recommended

I think this podcast is very special. Deep and insightful conversations, huge range of topics, and no BS. Every data leader or aspiring data leader should listen to this!!

Rome_808 ,

Perfect for everyday people

As I’m just starting my journey into discovery how better to use data you’re giving me a great head start Loris - thank you!

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