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[Advanced] Data Science Reading Group :: Statistical Modeling: The Two Cultures

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Hosted By
Bruce S. and 2 others


The next reading is
Leo Breiman (2001) “Statistical Modeling: The Two Cultures“, Statistical Science 16(3) 199-231

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.

Discussions about this meetup also happen on Slack and Discord. To join Slack, go here: To join Discord, go here: Once you're in, join the #data-science channel.

A list of past papers, both discussed and proposed, is available here:
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