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BWF 2016 Fundraising Analytics Survey

Bentz Whaley Flessner would like to invite you to participate in our 2016 Fundraising Analytics Survey. This survey provides a comprehensive snapshot of the fundraising analytics profession and covers compensation, professional development, methodology, software, and institutional culture. Your response helps us provide the community with important information to support, inform, and advance our field. To participate, […]

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Predicting Next Plays

Check out this neat graphic Data Science Bowl featured.  The visualization is  from an app that predicts the next play in a football game in real-time and was created by data scientists at Booz Allen Hamilton.  Think about how exciting  Super Bowl 51 could be with this! The Data Science Bowl works to solve other problems through […]

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Kaggle and Collaboration

Last week I went to an interesting Meetup session called, “What Kaggle Learned from 2+ million models?” hosted by the Statistical Programming DC group and Data Science DC group.  Anthony Goldbloom, the CEO and Co-Founder of Kaggle spoke about some interesting  data projects that Kaggle had facilitated, how competition results are used, and discussed methods used to win […]

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