Laura da Silva is the Tech Principal Data Scientist at Elastacloud. She got a degree in Mathematics and a PhD in High Performance Computing at the University of Almeria (Spain). Her working experience is as varied as secondary maths teacher, software engineer and currently a very motivated lead in Data Science. She believes in the combination of CRISP-DM and Agile methodologies for fast Data Science delivery. She is the founder of a Meetup group called “Inspiring Women in Data Science” which supports women from different backgrounds to transition into Data Science careers. She is always willing to grab a coffee and chat around any project STEM or Data Science related.
Talks I've Given
Intro to Data Science
Featuring Laura da Silva
In this talk, Laura da Silva will introduce what data science means and what skills you have to develop to become a data scientist. She will go through different common techniques of supervised and unsupervised learning, and she will show a simple example on how to apply data science with R.crisp-dm unsupervised-learning supervised-learning machine-learning r