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Bridget Lillethorup

Single Mom of Three Rocks Web Development World

We found this article on Interface's blog. We thought it was an awesome story about how Interface's web school turned a busy woman's career around. Despite obstacles of daily life, Miranda Tharp jump-started a web development career.

Nate Watson

Machine Learning Upset Prediction Project Proves its Value

At the beginning of the project, we set out to show how the 2017 NCAA College Basketball Tournament could be a proving ground for Machine Learning analysis. There are very few places in the world where we can use the same model to predict multiple outcomes in a short period of time, have a ready-made scorecard (Vegas), have the general public understand what we are trying to do, and have a chance to "beat" the algorithm with their own knowledge.

Gordon Summers

2017 NCAA Tournament Machine Learning Prediction Results

After the first weekend of basketball, our Machine Learning Prediction tool has good results.

Gordon Summers

2017 NCAA Tournament Round of 64 Upset Predictions

The Cabri Group / CAN Machine Learning Lower Seed Win Prediction tool has made its first round forecast! Without further ado:

Nate Watson

March Machine Learning Mayhem

Machine Learning and the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Methodology

 <<This article is meant to be the technical document following the above article. Please read the following article before continuing.>>

“The past may not be the best predictor of the future, but it is really the only tool we have”

 

Nate Watson

Predicting the upsets for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament using machine learning

Contemporary Analysis (CAN) and Cabri Group and have teamed up to use Machine Learning to predict the upsets for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. By demonstrating the power of ML through our results, we believe more people can give direction to their ML projects.

Nate Watson

Now Accepting Applications for Oma-DSA

We are now accepting applications for the June 2017 cohort of the Omaha Data Science Academy!

Bridget Lillethorup

A Celebration of CAN's Best Ideas

Contemporary Analysis 2017 ebook coming soon!

Bridget Lillethorup

The Advantage of Hiring an Hourly Data Scientist

Any person you hire for your team is an investment. You take careful steps to ensure their fit in the company. You go the extra mile to ensure their skills translate as perfectly as possible to the position you seek to be filled.

Bridget Lillethorup

Why you should invest in your employees

Investing in employees means more than just treating them well by giving them benefits and a flexible schedule. It means putting time and resources into individuals who have potential for greatness, but may need a little guidance.

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