26 episodes

Welcome to the Banana Data Podcast! We're a new data science podcast, focused on the latest & greatest of the DS ecosystem, sprinkled in with our musings & data science expertise. With topics ranging from ethical AI and transparency to robot pets, our hosts, Triveni & Will, are here to keep you up to date on the latest trends, news, and big convos in data. If you're looking to keep the knowledge up, be sure to also subscribe to our weekly Banana Data Newsletter! Register here: https://banana-data.com/

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    • 5.0, 13 Ratings

Welcome to the Banana Data Podcast! We're a new data science podcast, focused on the latest & greatest of the DS ecosystem, sprinkled in with our musings & data science expertise. With topics ranging from ethical AI and transparency to robot pets, our hosts, Triveni & Will, are here to keep you up to date on the latest trends, news, and big convos in data. If you're looking to keep the knowledge up, be sure to also subscribe to our weekly Banana Data Newsletter! Register here: https://banana-data.com/

    Data Nuance & Human-in-the-Loop Monitoring

    Data Nuance & Human-in-the-Loop Monitoring

    We’re taking a look at model accuracy, the threat of generalized results, and how to understand and demonstrate the nuanced results of your models. We also take a peek into how the NYT applies Machine Learning to their comment moderation, and how human-in-the-loop monitoring works behind the scenes, especially in fast-paced and ethically questioning environments.

    • 21 min
    Fighting Cheating AI & Redefining AI companies

    Fighting Cheating AI & Redefining AI companies

    AI is meant to help us expedite processes and get to the conclusions quicker. But, what happens when the process that AI takes to get to the end goal is erroneous? In this episode we discuss how you can prevent your AI from cheating and define what it...

    • 27 min
    The Messiness of Data

    The Messiness of Data

    With the upcoming 2020 presidential election, there's a lot for data scientists and analysts to learn from the political realm. Will and Triveni sit down with seasoned political data expert, Grace Turk Martinez, Analytics Director at The Messina Group to understand how political data professionals extrapolate insights from messy data and forecast using imperfect data sets.

    • 21 min
    Analytics in the NFL & Revolutions in Data Discovery

    Analytics in the NFL & Revolutions in Data Discovery

    This episode, in honor of draft season, we’re discussing the NFL’s newest tactics to quantify and predict players’ success, and diving into Spotify’s case for data discovery. Leaving behind the problems of “not enough data,” Will and Triveni ask new questions: when we have so much data, where do we start, how do we organize it, and how can we use it?

    • 20 min
    Deepfakes & Data Upskilling

    Deepfakes & Data Upskilling

    In our season 3 kickoff, we’re challenging ourselves to ask --who grants authority to those in charge of validating content? How do we remain cognizant of big tech and corporations that shape our content and decisions? How can new data scientists upskill and what to keep in mind when choosing what to upskill?

    • 25 min
    Is AI Worth it?

    Is AI Worth it?

    In our season 2 finale, we’re asking about the business impact and ROI of data science - what are our measures of success, who calls the shots, when should we see returns, and how do we know this is all worth it?

    • 23 min

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