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News and insight from the Analytics8 team
 

The 8 types of Data Scientist

Here's a light take on data science and the types of personalities that exist in the industry... From those of us obsessed with buzz words, to those who spend their life chasing the perfect model accuracy score. Can you relate to any of these types of data scientists?...

Personalisation at Scale

Aldi recently stirred up controversy with their attack on loyalty programs and the cost they incur on the average Australian’s pocket. In fact, Adrian Christie, the head of customer service at Aldi, claims it would take $15,000 in grocery spend to have enough points...

Machine learning: What’s all the buzz about?

Everybody is talking about machine learning and artificial intelligence. But what does this really mean and how do you find your way through the haze of buzzwords to start finding real value? The buzz might be recent, but AI and machine learning are old news. In fact,...

Breakfast Seminar: Accelerate your data journey

Please join us for an exclusive breakfast event, alongside other key decision makers, to learn how you can future-proof your data warehouse and achieve higher quality data integration in less time and at lower cost. When: Wednesday 14 November 2018, 08:30 AM - 10:30...

Qlik Health & Public Sector Summit

Come and see us at the Qlik Summit in Sydney The Qlik Healthcare & Public Sector Summit is a two-day event that brings together data experts and enthusiasts who are transforming how government and healthcare organisations access, analyse and share data.  We are...

Explaining Machine Learning models

The following is a predicted* conversation between a Data Analyst and a Customer Retention Manager: Data Analyst: I have this great model, which can predict customer churn with really high accuracy!! Yayyy Customer Retention Manager: Awesome, Can you please send me...