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The gaping chasm between data science and information systems

Cenovus Odd Fellows Building

As data science grows in importance, it encounters the IT department with increasing frequency. Observing these encounters is like watching two vastly different galaxies collide. There are many loud explosions, furious disagreements, blinding thunderbolt flashes and a lot of misunderstanding. Yogi Schulz will address the chasm between data science and information systems for these topics: 1. Project kickoff 2. Requirements 3. Design 4. Software development methodology 5. Data requirements 6. Software development 7. Success criteria 8. Operational methodology 9. Deployment 10. Project elapsed time For each chasm topic, he will describe an approach to narrowing and perhaps eliminating the chasm. Biography: Yogi Schulz founded Corvelle Consulting. The firm specializes in project management and information technology related management consulting in the upstream oil & gas industry. In recent years, Yogi has advised on using data analytics for business value. Mr. Schulz has 40 years of Information Systems experience of which over 35 have been spent as a consultant. He holds a B. Comm. from The University of Calgary. He is a member of PMI and CIPS and holds its ISP designation. Yogi has presented at many conferences including oil & gas conferences. Yogi writes a monthly blog at ITWorldCanada.com. Yogi served as a member of the Board of Directors of the PPDM Association. He has written monthly columns for Computing Canada and The Calgary Herald that address IT management issues. Contact information: Yogi Schulz Associate Corvelle Consulting 300, 400 - 5 Ave. S. W. Calgary, Alberta Canada T2P 0L6 Phone:[masked] E-mail: [masked] Web: HTTP://www.corvelle.com Light snacks will be served, courtesy of AltaML (www.altaml.com). Thanks to our venue sponsor, Cenovus Energy.

Untapping Energy - reCLAIM Data Competition - Closing Ceremony

Join us for the Closing Ceremony for the Untapped Energy's 2019 reCLIAM data competition: Alberta's Aging Oil and Gas Infrastructure. Alberta's Oil and Gas industry has collectively amassed ~90,000 inactive wells. While a subset have future potential and are subject to reactivation, the majority are candidates for abandonment. Since October 15, data ninjas have worked tirelessly to solve 2 machine learning challenges. They are then using data interrogation, model interpretation, model improvements and risk scoring to come up with new insights and innovative approaches in solving this province's Aging Infrastructure challenge. This event will celebrate all the efforts shown during the competition and a winner will be announced. This Closing Ceremony will take place at the Calgary Central Library (800 3 Street SE, Calgary, AB) as part of Google Developer Group Calgary's DevFest - more details at: https://devfestyyc.com/ Register through this Meetup page to reserve your spot! All participants will need an Evenbrite ticket to join, for building security reasons: - If you are attending only the Closing Ceremony, get your free Eventbrite ticket here: https://devfestyyc.link/UNTAPPED_CLOSING - If you would like to take in other parts of DevFest, get your $15 discounted ticket here: https://devfestyyc.link/UNTAPPED_15

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Untapping Energy - reCLAIM Data Competition - Kick Off

Suncor Energy Centre

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