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Krishna Sankar

Krishna Sankar
Chief Data Scientist, Blackarrow.tv

Website | @ksankar

Krishna Sankar is a Chief Data Scientist at blackarrow.tv, where he is focusing on enhancing use experience via inference, intelligence & interfaces. Earlier stints include Principal architect/Data Scientist/Tata America Intl, Director of Data Science/Bioinformatics startup & as a Distinguished Engineer/Cisco. He has been sparking at various conferences (OSCON,pycon,pydata) about predicting NFL [http://goo.gl/QCpaO8], Spark[http://goo.gl/E4kqMD], Data Science [http://goo.gl/9pyJMH], Machine Learning [http://goo.gl/SXF53n], Social media Analysis [http://goo.gl/D9YpVQ] as well as has been guest lecturing at the Naval Postgraduate School. His other passion is Lego Robotics – you will find him at the St.Louis FLL World Competition as Robots Design Judge.


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Algorithms are getting raunchier, tools more potent and competitions more intimate! Let us mix analytics tools (like R & Mahout) and a dash of algorithmics to work on BigData Analytics competitions and see if the answer is always 42. In the process we will explore and apply a few good algorithms, to the Heritage Health competition … Read more.