by Dinker Mattam (@dgmattam) on Wednesday, 30 September 2015

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Status: Confirmed & Scheduled
Section
Crisp talk

Technical level
Beginner

Objective

Appreciate the convenience of using Julia in data curation and machine learning

Description

The talk broadly covers the experiences of a self-taught programmer working with Julia as one of his first programming languages. The following applications using Julia are highlighted:

  1. Data curation, in particular time series data
  2. Random forests

Speaker bio

Employer - Decimal Point Analytics
Designation - Vice President
Division - Quantitative Analytics
Area of work - Product development within the finance domain using machine learning techniques

Experience - 14 years across equity research, private equity and data science