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So far Lynn Cherny has created 20 blog entries.

Internet of Things for Entrepreneurs (St. Étienne)

By | 2017-09-13T19:55:04+00:00 August 30th, 2017|BBA, courses, Other Data Courses at EMLyon, St Etienne|

This is a course based on video lectures teaching how to make a connected object and why the Internet of things is such a big deal today for entrepreneurs, industries and consumers. “Internet of Things” (IoT) and connected objects are the tiny pieces of electronics used by consumers and industries to collect data in [...]

Machine Learning for Finance (Paris)

By | 2017-09-04T10:55:53+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Computer Programming, courses, MS, Other Data Courses at EMLyon, Paris Campus|

This course will teach you the fundamentals of machine learning: principles and practice, using the programming language Python. It will cover Learning theory (statistical ground for learning from data), the main classes of learning algorithms (supervised, unsupervised), the Bias-variance trade-off and overfitting, model training, testing, and validation, and provide an introduction to network analysis, and neural networks [...]

Intelligence artificielle et humaine (Écully)

By | 2017-09-04T11:43:09+00:00 August 30th, 2017|courses, Écully (Lyon) Campus, No Programming Required, Non classé, Other Data Courses at EMLyon, Programme Grande École (PGE)|

A l’heure du numérique et des machines qui commencent à dépasser la mémoire et l’intelligence humaine, quelles sont les spécificités réflexives et facultés coginitives proprement humaines que le manageur pourrait développer ? En existe-t-il qui puissent surpasser l’intelligence combinatoire des machines ? L’objectivité et l’efficacité des machines laissent-elles une place et une chance à [...]

Machine Learning (Écully)

By | 2017-09-04T11:44:43+00:00 August 30th, 2017|"Core" Course in Data Science, Computer Programming, courses, Écully (Lyon) Campus, Programme Grande École (PGE)|

How can a computer beat chess players and go players? How can a bank refine its credit scores to impressive levels, with the same techniques used by the NHS to predict hospital occupancy rates, just like Criteo and Google can predict if you are likely to click on an ad? In the last decades, [...]

Data Science Business Projects (Écully)

By | 2017-09-04T11:45:41+00:00 August 30th, 2017|"Core" Course in Data Science, courses, Écully (Lyon) Campus, No Programming Required, Programme Grande École (PGE)|

Data science requires a unique mix of business, engineering, and technological expertise.  In this project-oriented class, you will work together with students from Centrale and Epitech Lyon.  You will join a team focused on a particular data product problem under the guidance of a faculty or business mentor. Teams will hand in a proposal pitch for a [...]

Text Mining for Business (Écully)

By | 2017-09-04T11:47:06+00:00 August 30th, 2017|"Core" Course in Data Science, Computer Programming, courses, Écully (Lyon) Campus, Programme Grande École (PGE)|

Text data is a problem for many companies, as it is unstructured and requires special tools and skills to analyse.  However, the most valuable customer feedback usually occurs in text form:  customer care comments, posts on social media, reviews.  Being able to categorize and gain insights into text data is an invaluable skill for [...]

Artificial Intelligence Apps for Business (Écully)

By | 2017-09-04T11:47:59+00:00 August 30th, 2017|"Core" Course in Data Science, courses, Écully (Lyon) Campus, No Programming Required, Programme Grande École (PGE)|

This course provides a detailed introduction to the data algorithm revolution occurring in cutting-edge businesses today. We start with an understanding of the value of "big data," introduce machine learning in general, and then cover artificial intelligence with a focus on neural net applications for image and text analysis.  We finally cover algorithmic bias [...]

Business Analyst Toolbelt (Écully)

By | 2017-09-04T11:48:53+00:00 August 30th, 2017|"Core" Course in Data Science, courses, Écully (Lyon) Campus, No Programming Required, Programme Grande École (PGE)|

This course is a good preparation for business intelligence or business analyst roles that do not require programming.  It covers advanced Excel (data cleaning, pivot tables, chart formatting, macro use), database queries with SQL, and data visualization and exploration with business intelligence tools like Tableau. The focus is on workflow for data analysis, moving [...]

Python Bootcamp (Écully and remote)

By | 2017-09-04T11:51:14+00:00 August 30th, 2017|"Core" Course in Data Science, Computer Programming, courses, Écully (Lyon) Campus, Programme Grande École (PGE), Remote Registration Possible|

The Python Bootcamp introduces new programmers to the Python programming language, using the Jupyter notebook.  The course is oriented towards future data analysis courses, and will cover the basics of variables, error handling, loops and lists, dictionaries, reading and parsing simple data files, counters, string operations.  It is taught as a 3 week course, [...]