Past Meetup

Cloud Computing & Feature Engineering

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Bank of Ireland Trinity branch,

Hamilton Building, Trinity Campus Dublin · Dublin

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Hi All,

We would like to invite you for another informative and coding Saturday morning.

We will start on Saturday morning with Cloud Technologies for Data Science by Roman then Juan will show how to store the data using AWS Lambda, S3 and proposed his future work to analyse and visualize using boto to access a custom S3 endpoint (a public transport system project). Then Pietro will present Good features beat algorithms with examples. Finally, we will catch-up on Data Science project and plan future talks and presentations.


- Installation and Q&A
- Importance of Cloud Computing for Data Scientists by Roman Golovnya
- Storing and sharing a dataset with the historical GPS data of a public transport system at low cost: Transantiago case by Juan Pizarro
- Good features beat algorithms by Pietro Mascolo
- Data Science project catch-up

We recommend to bring a fully charged laptop.


Roman has a decade of experience gained in IT, Financial Services and start-up companies. He develops data-driven solutions using Data Science, Cloud Technologies and Applied Artificial Intelligence. In his free time, he organizes this meetup group, shares his knowledge and participates in Kaggle competitions.

Juan Pizarro is a Computer Science Engineer with more than 7 years of experience worked on technology projects as a leading developer and a Technical Leader.

Pietro is a Data Scientist and Machine Learning Engineer at Optum Ireland, where he works on projects across the whole organization, including speech analytics and IVR systems, clinical augmentation, documents classification, and healthcare. Pietro has worked with several companies as a Data Scientist and Software Engineer in the fields of banking, fashion, cloud computing, and the public sector. Pietro has also helped training and developing people in Machine Learning and Software Engineering for the past five years.

Let Roman Golovnya know if you keen to present at the future meetups. You can contact him via meetup messages or email [masked].

Looking forward to seeing you there!