I'm very pleased to announce the formation of Data Community DC, Inc., a new organization dedicated to the support of the Data Science, Statistics, Analytics and related communities in the Washington, DC area! Formed by the organizers of the rapidly-growing Data Science DC and R Users DC Meetups, and the nascent Data Business DC Meetup, DC2 will support those groups and help to create new Meetup groups and other events and services.
If you live or work in the DC Metro area, we'd love…Continue
Added by Harlan Harris on August 28, 2012 at 2:20pm — No Comments
There is a debate raging (ok, maybe not raging) about terms such as “data science”, “analytics”, “data mining”, and “big data”. What do they mean, how do they overlap, and perhaps most importantly, who are the people who work in these fields?
Along with two other…Continue
Added by Harlan Harris on May 10, 2012 at 1:29pm — No Comments