555 W Hastings St, Vancouver, BC
The next reading is "The Parable of Google Flu:Traps in Big Data Analysis" http://gking.harvard.edu/files/gking/files/0314policyforumff.pdf
Please try to read it before the meetup. It's OK if you don't understand it all. The meetup is for questions and discussion.
• 6:00PM Doors are open, feel free to mingle
• 6:30 Reading Group starts
• ~7:45 Off to a nearby restaurant for food, drinks, and breakout discussions
What is the Data Science Reading Group about?:
We will meet every other Wednesday of every month and present/discuss a topic of interest.
The group votes on the topic/paper to read next time. Anyone can propose a paper for the following Meetup.
I am Charles. (Organizer.)
Mathematical epidemiologist/ecologist with a penchant for web development.
Mathematician, Operations Researcher, Data Science
Operations Research Analyst (Rick Hansen Institute)
Inventor, entrepreneur, investor. Part-time mad scientist.
I am a statistician wanting to learn more data science.