Release of the podcast with a great guest to talk about the data scientist profile, opportunities abroad and projects involving Machine Learning

Remak: podcast spoken in Brazilian Portuguese.

In the first episode of Let’s Data Podcast, we talked to Pedro Albuquerque, a graduate and master in Statistics, a doctor in Administration, a post-doctor in Machine Learning and Time Series Forecasting, and a post-doctor in Machine Learning and Bayesian Inference.

Among the topics discussed, we talked about the data scientist profile, how to get a job abroad, machine learning projects for stock investment, application of artificial intelligence in public policies, the potential for automation of professions in Brazil, in addition to books, movies, and more!

All Let’s Data Podcast episodes are broadcast live on our YouTube channel and it is also possible to watch the recording.

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Subject references for this episode

[10:57] LAMFO — Machine Learning Laboratory in Finance and Organizations

[11:28] Pedro Morettin (IME-USP) — Google Scholar

[11:48] Denis Ribeiro do Valle (University of Florida) — Google Scholar and University page

[12:04] Yoshua Bengio — ElementAI Cofounder and Turing Award winner 2018

[12:36] ServiceNow

[33:04] Random Walk

[35:53] Article about the “little robot” in Canada

Question & Answer

[49:25] Susan Athey — Twitter and University page

[52:41] Book: Learning from Data — Yaser S. Abu-Mostafa, Malik Magdon-Ismail, Hsuan-Tien Lin

[53:05] Course: Learning from Data — Yaser S. Abu-Mostafa

[53:13] Book: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

[53:30] Movie: Interestelar

[53:40] Band: Charlie Brown Jr. — Spotify

[55:00] Course — GAM — Introduction to Generalized Additive Models with R and mgcv