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Houston Data Management Association: Quarterly Meeting
June 12 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm UTC+0
Agenda: 1:30 — Networking and Houston Dama updates
1:45/50 — Open Source Modeling Integrations with KNIME Summary: This talk will cover several different open source methods and algorithms for visualization and data modeling, with a focus on R, Python, H2O.ai, and Keras within KNIME Analytics Platform. We’ll talk a little bit about KNIME itself too. The material will also include sample workflows and code snippets for you to explore.
Bio: Scott Fincher works for KNIME, Inc as a Data Scientist. He has presented several talks on KNIME’s open source Analytics Platform, and enjoys assisting other data scientists with optimizing and deploying their models. Prior to his work at KNIME, he worked for almost 20 years as an environmental consultant, with a focus on numerical modeling of atmospheric pollutants. He holds an MS in Statistics and a BS in Meteorology, both from Texas A&M University.
3:15 — Introduction to Blockchain.
Bio: Dr. Christian Seberino is the co-founder of Blockchain Partners. He teaches blockchain classes all over the world and creates educational blockchain podcasts and articles. He has deep knowledge of blockchains and teaches all levels from beginner to developer. He previously was an adjunct professor and secondary school instructor in computer programming, mathematics and natural sciences. He has held various high tech related positions over more than two decades in industry, government and academia. He has done classified cryptography work for the National Security Agency (NSA). He was worked with Google, Qualcomm, the Space & Naval Warfare Systems Center and many other organizations.
4:30 — Adjourn
About Houston Data Management Association
Our Group is the “Houston Chapter of DAMA International” http://houston.dama.org . Anyone interested in Data management is invited to join our group and attend our meetups. However, we do accept annual dues using PayPal.