500 episodes

The Super Data Science podcast with Jon Krohn brings you the latest and most important machine learning, artificial intelligence, and broader data-world topics from across both academia and industry. As the quantity of data on our planet doubles every couple of years and this trend is set to continue for decades to come, there's an unprecedented opportunity for you to make an enormous impact in your lifetime.

Whether you're curious about getting started in a data career or you're a deep technical expert, whether you'd like to understand what A.I. is or you'd like to integrate more data-driven processes into your business, we have inspiring guests and lighthearted conversation for you to enjoy. We cover tools, techniques, and implementation tricks across data collection, databases, analytics, predictive modeling, visualization, software engineering, real-world applications, and commercialization − everything you need to crush it with data science.

Super Data Science Jon Krohn and Guests on Machine Learning, A.I., and Data-Career Success

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    • 4.9 • 32 Ratings

The Super Data Science podcast with Jon Krohn brings you the latest and most important machine learning, artificial intelligence, and broader data-world topics from across both academia and industry. As the quantity of data on our planet doubles every couple of years and this trend is set to continue for decades to come, there's an unprecedented opportunity for you to make an enormous impact in your lifetime.

Whether you're curious about getting started in a data career or you're a deep technical expert, whether you'd like to understand what A.I. is or you'd like to integrate more data-driven processes into your business, we have inspiring guests and lighthearted conversation for you to enjoy. We cover tools, techniques, and implementation tricks across data collection, databases, analytics, predictive modeling, visualization, software engineering, real-world applications, and commercialization − everything you need to crush it with data science.

    SDS 587: Data Engineering for Data Scientists

    SDS 587: Data Engineering for Data Scientists

    Mark Freeman, Senior Data Scientist at Humu, joins Jon Krohn to talk about all things data engineering and offers listeners some critical tips for their data science career journey – from what it takes to get promoted to his number one tip for getting hired at a fast-growing capital-backed startup.

    In this episode you will learn:
    • How Humu leverages data and machine learning to improve workplace behaviors [10:38]
    • What is data engineering? [14:21]
    • What it takes to get promoted into more senior data science roles [20:55]
    • The differences between junior, senior, and staff data scientists [30:21]
    • Mark’s top tools for data extraction, modeling, and pipeline engineering [37:08]
    • Mark’s number one tip for getting hired at a fast-growing venture capital-backed startup [53:10]
    • Why all data scientists should be interested in Web3 [1:11:53]

    Additional materials: www.superdatascience.com/587

    • 1 hr 25 min
    SDS 586: Daily Habit #10: Limit Social Media Use

    SDS 586: Daily Habit #10: Limit Social Media Use

    In this episode, Jon dives into the popular topic of social media and its impact on his productivity. Tune in to hear how minimizing the use of social media can positively impact your days, mental health and work.

    Additional materials: www.superdatascience.com/586

    • 4 min
    SDS 585: PyMC for Bayesian Statistics in Python

    SDS 585: PyMC for Bayesian Statistics in Python

    In this episode, Dr. Thomas Wiecki, Core Developer of the PyMC Library and CEO of PyMC Labs, joins Jon for a masterclass in Bayesian statistics. Tune in to hear about PyMC, and discover why Bayesian statistics can be more powerful and interpretable than any other data modeling approach.

    In this episode you will learn:
    • What Bayesian statistics is [7:30]
    • Why Bayesian statistics can be more powerful and interpretable than any other data modeling approach [17:20]
    • How PyMC was developed [20:41]
    • Commercial applications of Bayesian stats [43:07]
    • How to build a successful company culture [1:03:14]
    • What Thomas looks for when hiring [1:11:13]
    • Thomas’s top resources for learning Bayesian stats yourself [1:13:57]

    Additional materials: www.superdatascience.com/585

    • 1 hr 26 min
    SDS 584: OpenAI Codex

    SDS 584: OpenAI Codex

    In this episode, Jon reviews the remarkable natural language model Codex by OpenAI. Learn why it has amassed a waitlist and how you can leverage its practical applications in your work.

    Additional materials: www.superdatascience.com/584

    • 4 min
    SDS 583: The State of Natural Language Processing

    SDS 583: The State of Natural Language Processing

    In this episode, natural language processing (NLP) expert and Lead Data Scientist at CB Insights, Rongyao Huang, joins Jon Krohn to discuss NLP. Listen in for a thorough review of the field over the past decade and how the coming iron age of NLP will help us overcome the limitations of today's approaches.

    In this episode you will learn:
    • The evolution of NLP techniques over the past decade [4:14]
    • What's next in the coming iron age of NLP [35:33]
    • Rongyao’s Bauhaus-inspired model for effective data science [43:12]
    • Rongyao's long-term career pathfinding framework [51:50]
    • Rongyao’s top tips for staying sane while juggling career and family [1:00:30]

    Additional materials: www.superdatascience.com/583

    • 1 hr 14 min
    SDS 582: Model Speed vs Model Accuracy

    SDS 582: Model Speed vs Model Accuracy

    In this episode, Jon wraps up his three-part series on business value and machine learning. Listen in as he explains why starting with simple models is best, and why speed is likely more important to your users than accuracy.

    Additional materials: www.superdatascience.com/582

    • 3 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
32 Ratings

32 Ratings

Andy90803 ,

Something for everyone!

The five minute friday episodes always feature an insightful look into a unique topic. Meditation, the importance of enjoying the moment, how to maximise efficiency and continuos inspiration to supercharge our own careers!! Thank you Kirill!

wilsonvalle ,

Keep Updated!

Great resources, valuable information, weekly wonderful guests on the show.

BigRonnieC ,

Fantastic

If you have an interest in programming, automation, big data, machine learning etc. this is a must listen.

Focuses on data science, analytics etc. in the corporate world.

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