On January 15-16, 2015, Hatfield Marine Science Center researchers hosted data scientists from Booz Allen Hamilton and Kaggle for a site visit.
We were incredibly excited to finally meet our data science partners from Booz Allen and Kaggle face-to-face during their site visit on January 15-16, 2015. We had communicated for months prior to their visit, discussing data, analytics, the number of plankton classes for the data science competition, and the general ins and outs of the National Data Science Bowl. Unfortunately, the weather didn’t seem to realize how momentous this meeting was. The previous week, we had beautiful blue skies, 60-degree weather (pretty warm for Oregon in January!), and planned many outdoor excursions for our visiting data scientists. However, on the actual day of visit, the clouds rolled back in and the rain decided to start blowing sideways. At least they experienced classic Oregon weather! Read More
Source: Data Science
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