Subscribe to DSC Newsletter
William Vorhies
  • Male
  • Thousand Oaks, CA
  • United States
Share on Facebook
Share

William Vorhies's Friends

  • Flavio Bossolan
  • Vasanth Gopal
  • Sapan Patel
  • Carla Gentry

William Vorhies's Groups

William Vorhies's Discussions

Will all that data in the hands of Google or Facebook lead to a good result or bad?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mab Alam May 28. 2 Replies

Two years ago Google X, the moonshot lab within Google prepared a speculative 9 minute video for in-house consumption called "The Selfish Ledger".  Recently the video was leaked and found its way…Continue

Tags: transperancy, privacy, the selfish ledger

Gifts Received

Gift

William Vorhies has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

William Vorhies's Page

Latest Activity

William Vorhies's blog post was featured

Comparing AI Strategies – Vertical vs. Horizontal

Summary:  Getting an AI startup to scale for an IPO is currently elusive.  Several different strategies are being discussed around the industry and here we talk about the horizontal strategy and the increasingly favored vertical strategy. Looks like there’s a problem brewing in AI startup land.  While AI is most certainly…See More
8 hours ago
William Vorhies posted a blog post

Comparing AI Strategies – Vertical vs. Horizontal

Summary:  Getting an AI startup to scale for an IPO is currently elusive.  Several different strategies are being discussed around the industry and here we talk about the horizontal strategy and the increasingly favored vertical strategy. Looks like there’s a problem brewing in AI startup land.  While AI is most certainly…See More
8 hours ago
William Vorhies's blog post was featured

What Exactly is Artificial Intelligence and Why is it Driving me Crazy

Summary:  Advanced analytic platform developers, cloud providers, and the popular press are promoting the idea that everything we do in data science is AI.  That may be good for messaging but it’s misleading to the folks who are asking us for AI solutions and makes our life all the more difficult. Arrgh!  Houston we…See More
yesterday
Andreas Theil commented on William Vorhies's blog post Data Science is Changing and Data Scientists will Need to Change Too – Here’s Why and How
"This is a great article, and well, it's about time to implement state of the art algorithms into established framework. I think data scientists will be welcome team members for support staffs at companies fot implementation on use cases and…"
Sunday
Georgi D. Gospodinov liked William Vorhies's blog post What Makes a Successful AI Company
Saturday
Norberto J. Sanchez liked William Vorhies's blog post Data Science is Changing and Data Scientists will Need to Change Too – Here’s Why and How
Friday
Srinivas G liked William Vorhies's blog post What Makes a Successful AI Company
Friday
Srinivas G liked William Vorhies's blog post What Makes a Successful AI Company
Friday
Majid Khattak liked William Vorhies's blog post What Comes After Deep Learning
Friday
Girish Kurup commented on William Vorhies's blog post Data Science is Changing and Data Scientists will Need to Change Too – Here’s Why and How
"Great article Will. I agree that System of intelligence is adopted more by system of Engagements . I observed adoption rate of System of Intelligence by System of Records compared to System of Engagement is at lower side."
Thursday
Girish Kurup liked William Vorhies's blog post Data Science is Changing and Data Scientists will Need to Change Too – Here’s Why and How
Thursday
Tim Matteson liked William Vorhies's blog post Data Science is Changing and Data Scientists will Need to Change Too – Here’s Why and How
Jul 11
Ibrahim liked William Vorhies's blog post Data Science is Changing and Data Scientists will Need to Change Too – Here’s Why and How
Jul 10
William Vorhies's 2 blog posts were featured
Jul 10
William Vorhies posted a blog post

What Makes a Successful AI Company

Summary:  A defensible data strategy increasingly defines those AI businesses that will be successful.  VCs know this and are steering the funding to this strategy.  Read here about what a defensible data strategy is and how to identify your next AI opportunity using this technique. The most recent…See More
Jul 10
Jagadish liked William Vorhies's blog post Data Science is Changing and Data Scientists will Need to Change Too – Here’s Why and How
Jul 10

Profile Information

Short Bio
Editorial Director for DataScienceCentral. President and Chief Data Scientist at Data-Magnum, providing predictive analytics and big data infrastructure projects as a service. Bill has been an active commercial predictive modeler since 2001.
My Web Site Or LinkedIn Profile
http://www.data-magnum.com
Professional Status
C-Level
Years of Experience:
15
Your Company:
Data-Magnum, LLC
Industry:
big data and predictive analytics
Your Job Title:
President & Chief Data Scientist
Interests:
Networking, New venture

William Vorhies's Blog

Comparing AI Strategies – Vertical vs. Horizontal

Posted on July 17, 2018 at 7:09am 0 Comments

Summary:  Getting an AI startup to scale for an IPO is currently elusive.  Several different strategies are being discussed around the industry and here we talk about the horizontal strategy and the increasingly favored vertical strategy.

 

Looks like there’s a…

Continue

What Makes a Successful AI Company

Posted on July 10, 2018 at 7:23am 0 Comments

Summary:  A defensible data strategy increasingly defines those AI businesses that will be successful.  VCs know this and are steering the funding to this strategy.  Read here about what a defensible data strategy is and how to identify your next AI opportunity using this technique.

 …

Continue

The Difference Between Managing Large and Small Data Science Teams

Posted on June 25, 2018 at 2:45pm 4 Comments

Summary:  As advanced analytics and data science have matured into must-have skills, data science groups within large companies have themselves become much larger.  This has led to some unique problems and solutions that you’ll want to consider as your own DS group grows larger. 

 …

Continue

The Next Big Thing in Data Science is …. Biology

Posted on June 19, 2018 at 7:55am 0 Comments

Summary: Computational Synthetic Biology (CSB) is likely to be both the next big thing and perhaps most important field to exploit data science.  As the name implies, this lies at the intersection of data science and biological research.  Big advancements and big investments are already starting to occur here.  Data scientists with deep learning skills will want to check this out.

 …

Continue

Comment Wall (1 comment)

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

Join Data Science Central

At 9:08pm on July 27, 2015, Ziauddin Syed said…

Dear William,

Congratulation to you on your promotion to Editorial Director for the Data Science Central Network (DSC). 

Regards,

Zia

 
 
 

Follow Us

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Resources

© 2018   Data Science Central™   Powered by

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