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Richard Boire is now friends with Jeferson Araujo Rodrigues, Kartik Patel and Jane Brewer
Jul 3
Richard Boire commented on steve miller's blog post R, Python, Julia -- and Polyglot
"Gents, At the end as I said before, who cares. If you can manipulate data from a variety of different files to create one analytical file that will provide the right info to solve the business problem , you are done. And if you can it done using an…"
Feb 12
Richard Boire replied to Deborah Hurley's discussion Use of Data Profiling Tools to Increase Accuracy of Training Data
"There are a number of tools out there, Alteryx being one. My previous company built our own customized tool which delivers the results that you are looking for. We created an automated tool that delivered three outputs on a given file: a)random…"
Jan 4
Richard Boire commented on steve miller's blog post R, Python, Julia -- and Polyglot
"I am always amazed that you never consider SAS which has been the bedrock data science/data mining language for  those most experienced in data science. There is absolutely nothing that I cannot do in working the data and to ultimately develop…"
Dec 7, 2018
Richard Boire commented on Arnuld's blog post Learning Mathematics for Data Science
"good article in how one acquires skills in   a highly technical area. Reminds me to some extent what I did thirty years ago when I had a BSC and MBA and no real tech or computer training. Baptism by fire and just immerse yourself in code and…"
Dec 7, 2018
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Dec 7, 2018

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Short Bio
Richard Boire's experience in data science dates back to 1983, when he received an MBA from Concordia University in Finance and Statistics complemented with career experience at leading-edge organizations such as Reader’s Digest and American Express.
Through his work at Boire Filler Group and most recently at Environics Analytics, Richard has become a recognized authority on predictive analytics in Canada with unparalled practical experience and expertise across virtually all business sectors. Richard published a book in2014 entitled “Data Mining for Managers: How to use data(big and small) to solve business problems” which was published by Palgrave McMillian of New York City.

Richard is currently senior vice president- customized analytics at Environics Analytics.
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Field of Expertise
Data Science, Machine Learning, Business Analytics
Years of Experience:
30+ years
Your Company:
Environics Analytics
Your Job Title:
Senior Vice President
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