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A Podcast focusing on all things data in Manchester(UK). Hosted by the organisers of the Manchester PyData chapter.

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A Podcast focusing on all things data in Manchester(UK). Hosted by the organisers of the Manchester PyData chapter.

    Episode 18 - Functional Programming and Data Engineering with James Fielder

    Episode 18 - Functional Programming and Data Engineering with James Fielder

    Welcome to PyDataMCR Episode 18, James Fielder, Jennifer and John are talking functional programming, typing and data engineering.



    Sponsors

    Cathcart Associates - cathcartassociates.com/

    Horsefly Analytics - horseflyanalytics.com/



    Our Collaborators

    HER+data - meetup.com/HER-Data-MCR/

    Pyladies - twitter.com/pyladiesnwuk

    Django Girls - djangogirls.org/

    Python NW - meetup.com/Python-North-West-Meetup/

    Open Data Manchester - opendatamanchester.org.uk/

    Lambda Lounge - http://lambdalounge.org.uk/



    Resources

    James Fielder

    LinkedIn -  https://www.linkedin.com/in/jcfielder/

    Cox Automotive -  https://www.coxauto.co.uk/our-brands/data-solutions/

    Lambda Lounge - http://www.lambdalounge.org.uk/



    mypy - http://mypy-lang.org/

    Dagster - https://github.com/dagster-io/dagster

    Marquez - https://marquezproject.github.io/marquez/

    Waimak - https://github.com/CoxAutomotiveDataSolutions/waimak



    Mentions

    Claire McDonald - https://twitter.com/squarejazz

    Gemma Cameron -  https://twitter.com/ruby_gem

    Li Haoyi - https://twitter.com/li_haoyi / https://www.lihaoyi.com/

    Lambda Lounge - https://twitter.com/lambdamcr



    Social

    Meetup -meetup.com/PyData-Manchester/

    Slack -  http://bit.ly/35KGOgR

    Twitter - @PyDataMCR

    • 1 hr
    Episode 17 - Data Engineering and Game Theory with Eslene Bikoumou

    Episode 17 - Data Engineering and Game Theory with Eslene Bikoumou

    Welcome to PyDataMCR Episode 17, Eslene Bikoumou, Jennifer and John are talking about Game Theory and what does Data Engineering look like at a Manchester based start up.

    Sponsors

    Cathcart Associates - cathcartassociates.com/

    Horsefly Analytics - horseflyanalytics.com/



    Our Collaborators

    HER+data - meetup.com/HER-Data-MCR/

    Pyladies - twitter.com/pyladiesnwuk

    Django Girls - djangogirls.org/

    Python NW - meetup.com/Python-North-West-Meetup/

    Open Data Manchester - opendatamanchester.org.uk/

    Lambda Lounge - http://lambdalounge.org.uk/



    Resources

    Eslene Bikoumou

    LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/eslene-bikoumou/

    Agent Software https://www.agentsoftware.net/



    Mentions

    Phillip Bates - https://www.linkedin.com/in/phillip-bates-1a33a94b/

    Dr James Burridge - https://www.port.ac.uk/about-us/structure-and-governance/our-people/our-staff/james-burridge



    Social

    Meetup -meetup.com/PyData-Manchester/

    Slack -  http://bit.ly/35KGOgR

    Twitter - @PyDataMCR

    • 44 min
    Episode 16 - Academia and back again with Adam Fletcher

    Episode 16 - Academia and back again with Adam Fletcher

    Welcome to PyDataMCR Episode 16, Adam Fletcher, Jennifer and John are talking about Adams journey from industry, to academia and back again; and some insight into the world of data science consulting.



    Sponsors:

    Cathcart Associates - cathcartassociates.com/

    Horsefly Analytics - horseflyanalytics.com/



    Our Collaborators:

    HER+data - meetup.com/HER-Data-MCR/

    Pyladies - twitter.com/pyladiesnwuk

    Django Girls - djangogirls.org/

    Python NW - meetup.com/Python-North-West-Meetup/

    Open Data Manchester - opendatamanchester.org.uk/

    Lambda Lounge - http://lambdalounge.org.uk/



    Resources:

    Adam Fletcher

    LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/adamfletcheruk/

    Equal Experts https://www.equalexperts.com/



    Social:

    Meetup -meetup.com/PyData-Manchester/

    Slack -  http://bit.ly/35KGOgR

    Twitter - @PyDataMCR

    • 53 min
    Episode 15 - Open Contracts and Volunteering in Tech with Hera

    Episode 15 - Open Contracts and Volunteering in Tech with Hera

    Welcome to PyDataMCR Episode 15, Hera Hussain, Jennifer and John are talking about Open Contracting - what it is and why it is important, as well as Volunteering in Tech - how to get into it and how to get it right.



    Sponsors

    Cathcart Associates - cathcartassociates.com/

    Horsefly Analytics - horseflyanalytics.com/



    Our Collaborators:

    HER+data - meetup.com/HER-Data-MCR/

    Pyladies - twitter.com/pyladiesnwuk

    Django Girls - djangogirls.org/

    Python NW - meetup.com/Python-North-West-Meetup/

    Open Data Manchester - opendatamanchester.org.uk/

    Lambda Lounge - http://lambdalounge.org.uk/



    Resources:

    Hera: https://twitter.com/herahussain ; https://www.linkedin.com/in/herahussain/

    Contracts Finder https://www.gov.uk/contracts-finder

    Chayn https://chayn.co/

    Tech for Good Live https://www.techforgood.live/

    Global Shapers https://www.globalshapers.org/hubs/manchester-hub-57f7919c6b-hub

    Nighat Dad https://twitter.com/nighatdad @ Digital Rights PK

    Mor https://twitter.com/Morchickit  @ Open Heroines

    https://twitter.com/wethecatalysts @ The Catalyst Project

    Cassie https://twitter.com/cassierobinson @ National Lottery

    Dan https://twitter.com/dansutch @ Cast

    Bex https://twitter.com/rebeccawho @ Tech for Good Live

    Julian https://twitter.com/Julianlstar // Sam https://twitter.com/milsomsam @ Open Data Manchester

    Emer https://twitter.com/emercoleman @ Federation Community

    Dama https://twitter.com/Dama_Yanthy @ Bethnall Green Ventures



    Social

    Meetup -meetup.com/PyData-Manchester/

    Slack -  http://bit.ly/35KGOgR

    Twitter - @PyDataMCR

    • 41 min
    Episode 14 - Johns Favourite Topic: Recommender Systems

    Episode 14 - Johns Favourite Topic: Recommender Systems

    Welcome to PyDataMCR Episode 14, today Jennifer and John are talking about Recommender Systems, where you can find them, and why they are still so difficult



    Sponsors

    Cathcart Associates - cathcartassociates.com/

    Horsefly Analytics - horseflyanalytics.com/

    Our Collaborators:

    HER+data - meetup.com/HER-Data-MCR/

    Pyladies - twitter.com/pyladiesnwuk

    Django Girls - djangogirls.org/

    Python NW - meetup.com/Python-North-West-Meetup/

    Open Data Manchester - opendatamanchester.org.uk/

    Lambda Lounge - http://lambdalounge.org.uk/



    Resources:

    Netflix Prize https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Netflix_Prize

    Youtube Recommendation System https://arxiv.org/abs/1607.07326

    Google Recommenation System Course https://developers.google.com/machine-learning/recommendation

    AirBnB Paper https://medium.com/airbnb-engineering/listing-embeddings-for-similar-listing-recommendations-and-real-time-personalization-in-search-601172f7603e



    Social

    Meetup - meetup.com/PyData-Manchester/

    Slack -  http://bit.ly/35KGOgR

    Twitter - @PyDataMCR

    • 44 min
    Episode 13 - The Joys of Open Data

    Episode 13 - The Joys of Open Data

    Welcome to PyDataMCR Episode 13, today we are talking to our friends at Open Data Manchester about how it came to be, and what the past decade has held in store.

    Guests

    Julian - @Julianlstar

    Sam - @milsomsam

    http://www.opendatamanchester.org.uk

    Sponsors

    Cathcart Associates - cathcartassociates.com/

    Horsefly Analytics - horseflyanalytics.com/

    Our Collaborators:
    HER+data - meetup.com/HER-Data-MCR/

    Pyladies - twitter.com/pyladiesnwuk

    Django Girls - djangogirls.org/

    Python NW - meetup.com/Python-North-West-Meetup/

    Open Data Manchester - opendatamanchester.org.uk/

    Lambda Lounge - http://lambdalounge.org.uk/

    Resources:
    How can open data support public policy?

    https://twitter.com/thomasforth/status/1233103022970081281?s=20

    Admiration:

    InnovateHer - https://www.innovateher.co.uk/

    Tech for Good Live - https://www.techforgood.live

    Open Heroines - https://openheroines.org/

    Social
    Meetup - meetup.com/PyData-Manchester/

    Slack -  http://bit.ly/35KGOgR

    Twitter - @PyDataMCR

    • 58 min

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