Subscribe to DSC Newsletter
Civis Analytics
Share on Facebook
Share

Gifts Received

Gift

Civis Analytics has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

Civis Analytics's Page

Latest Activity

Civis Analytics posted a status
"Katie Malone's report discusses 5 key characteristics of great data science teams & why they matter http://bit.ly/disciplineddatascience_dsc"
Jun 25
Civis Analytics posted a blog post

The best Mario Kart character (according to data science)

Written by Henry Hinnefeld, Lead Data Scientist at Civis AnalyticsMario Kart was a staple of my childhood — my friends and I would spend hours after school as Mario, Luigi, and other characters from the Nintendo universe racing around cartoonish tracks and lobbing pixelated bananas at each other. One thing that always vexed our little group of would-be speedsters was the question of which character was best. Some people…See More
Jun 16
James Arrow liked Civis Analytics's blog post Reducing bias and ensuring fairness in data science
Jun 14
Civis Analytics posted a blog post

The best Mario Kart character (according to data science)

Written by Henry Hinnefeld, Lead Data Scientist at Civis AnalyticsMario Kart was a staple of my childhood — my friends and I would spend hours after school as Mario, Luigi, and other characters from the Nintendo universe racing around cartoonish tracks and lobbing pixelated bananas at each other. One thing that always vexed our little group of would-be speedsters was the question of which character was best. Some people…See More
Jun 11
Alan Lynn commented on Civis Analytics's blog post The best Mario Kart character (according to data science)
"Bravo. This is the type of hard-hitting analysis we need more of in this world. (Because I need to be able to beat my 7 year old!) Also, there is no link showing currently for: "quick  bokeh interactive graphic (click link…"
Jun 11
Civis Analytics posted a blog post

Demystifying Black-Box Models with SHAP Value Analysis

As an Applied Data Scientist at Civis, I implemented the latest data science research to solve real-world problems. We recently worked with a global tool manufacturing company to reduce churn among their most loyal customers. A newly proposed tool, called SHAP (SHapley Additive exPlanation) values, allowed us to build a complex time-series XGBoost model capable of making highly accurate predictions for which customers were at risk, while still allowing for an individual-level interpretation of…See More
May 15
Civis Analytics's blog post was featured

Demystifying Black-Box Models with SHAP Value Analysis

As an Applied Data Scientist at Civis, I implemented the latest data science research to solve real-world problems. We recently worked with a global tool manufacturing company to reduce churn among their most loyal customers. A newly proposed tool, called SHAP (SHapley Additive exPlanation) values, allowed us to build a complex time-series XGBoost model capable of making highly accurate predictions for which customers were at risk, while still allowing for an individual-level interpretation of…See More
May 15
Civis Analytics posted a blog post

An Intro to Natural Language Processing in Python: Framing Text Classification in Familiar Terms

Natural language processing (NLP) is a broad field encompassing many different tasks such as text search, translation, named entity recognition, and topic modeling. On a daily basis, we use NLP whenever we search the internet, ask a voice assistant to tell us the weather forecast, or translate web pages written in another language. Businesses use NLP to understand how their customers talk about their product on social media. NLP may even help you receive better healthcare, as the healthcare…See More
May 9
Civis Analytics's blog post was featured

An Intro to Natural Language Processing in Python: Framing Text Classification in Familiar Terms

Natural language processing (NLP) is a broad field encompassing many different tasks such as text search, translation, named entity recognition, and topic modeling. On a daily basis, we use NLP whenever we search the internet, ask a voice assistant to tell us the weather forecast, or translate web pages written in another language. Businesses use NLP to understand how their customers talk about their product on social media. NLP may even help you receive better healthcare, as the healthcare…See More
May 9
Civis Analytics updated their profile
Apr 3

Profile Information

Short Bio
Civis provide consumer analytics solutions and software built for a data-driven world. With a powerful combination of best-in-class data, cutting-edge science, and an interdisciplinary team of data scientists, engineers, and survey science experts, Civis partners with businesses and organizations across the country to help them gain a competitive advantage in how they identify, attract, and engage loyal customers and employees.
My Web Site Or LinkedIn Profile
http://civisanalytics.com
Your Company:
Civis Analytics
Your Job Title:
Civis Team
Interests:
Contributing
What Other Analytical Website do you Recommend?
http://lineardigressions.com/

Civis Analytics's Blog

The best Mario Kart character (according to data science)

Posted on June 8, 2018 at 8:00am 1 Comment

Written by Henry Hinnefeld, Lead Data Scientist at Civis Analytics

Mario Kart was a staple of my childhood — my friends and I would spend hours after school as Mario, Luigi, and other characters from the Nintendo universe racing around cartoonish tracks and lobbing pixelated bananas at each other. One thing that always vexed our little group of would-be…

Continue

Demystifying Black-Box Models with SHAP Value Analysis

Posted on May 15, 2018 at 9:00am 0 Comments

As an Applied Data Scientist at Civis, I implemented the latest data science research to solve real-world problems. We recently worked with a global tool manufacturing company to reduce churn among their most loyal customers. A newly proposed tool, called SHAP (SHapley Additive ex…

Continue

An Intro to Natural Language Processing in Python: Framing Text Classification in Familiar Terms

Posted on May 9, 2018 at 1:30pm 0 Comments

Natural language processing (NLP) is a broad field encompassing many different tasks such as text search, translation, named entity recognition, and topic modeling. On a daily basis, we use NLP whenever we search the internet, ask a voice assistant to tell us the weather forecast, or translate web pages written in another language. Businesses use NLP to understand how their…

Continue

Reducing bias and ensuring fairness in data science

Posted on April 3, 2018 at 6:30pm 0 Comments

Blog post by Henry Hinnefield, Lead Data Scientist at Civis Analytics

"When machine learning models make decisions that affect people’s lives, how can you be sure those decisions are fair?"

In our work at Civis, we build a lot of models. Most…

Continue

Comment Wall

You need to be a member of Data Science Central to add comments!

Join Data Science Central

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

Follow Us

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Resources

© 2018   Data Science Central ®   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service