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Paco N.

Member, Presenter (Oct. 2012)


Sebastopol, CA

Joined group

Sep 24, 2012


Data Scientist @ committer on

What is your level of experience with Statistics, Predictive Analytics, Machine Learning and/or Data Mining?

25+ years in the field, 10+ years leading Data teams... focused on recommenders, text analytics, topic modeling, anti-fraud classifiers, customer segmentation

What tools and technologies do you use?

Cascading, Hadoop, R, glpk, Python, Redis, Lucene, D3, AWS -- whatever fits. big fan of Random Forests and TextRank algorithms, and chatbot competitions, and will enjoy entirely too long of discussions about any of those :)

What do you hope to get out of this group?

Meet more of the Data Science community in DC!