Being comfortable with no assumptions

Pedro Alves, Director of Data Science ,Sentient Technologies, Pedro has experience in predicting, analyzing and visualizing data in the fields of: genomics, gene networks, cancer metastasis, insurance fraud/costs…  More >> This article discusses one of the few things that I have learned as a data scientist. It does not involve any popular new methods or deep learning, and perhaps does not sound as cool. It is something much more primary, but absolutely crucial to any scientist’s career. Whenever a problem is given to someone and their task is to find the best possible solution, one of the most important aspects is to efficiently search through the possible solutions. However, when presented with a problem, the first step people usually take is to quickly begin searching for a solution. This search happens in…


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