ML Café Podcast: Dr Eugene Dubossarsky on real vs hype in decades of ML
Published On: May 31st, 20202.5 min read
Listen to the ML Café podcast with Eugene Dubossarsky
Session duration: 52 min, 38 sec
Date recorded: 21 May 2020
Our very own Eugene Dubossarsky talks to Miklos Toth and Levente Szabados in this episode of Machine Learning Café. Eugene Dubossarsky is Chief Data Scientist at AlphaZetta and co-founder at multiple data science companies in Australia. He is also Managing Partner of AlphaZetta Academy and the principal trainer. Eugene has been dealing with machine learning since the 80’s, so you can imagine he has a very strong opinion about different topics in this industry. In the podcast they talk about random forests, neural nets, boosting strategies, the importance of understanding data and statistics. They also couldn’t skip talking about the effects of the current and upcoming crisis either.
The ML Cafe podcast was created to serve the technical community with details of ML algorithms, use-cases. The episodes are recorded in Budapest, Hungary, Europe.
About the host:Miklos Toth is a machine learning enthusiast who is also teaching machine learning and deep learning at international companies, working on various ML projects as an engineer. email@example.com
About the co-host:Levente Szabados is a deep tech leader, consultant, and manager with a special interest in artificial intelligence, cognitive sciences, data science, and deep learning. He is teaching various ML courses at the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management.
Eugene is Managing Partner of AlphaZetta Academy and a leader in the analytics field in Australia, with 20 years’ commercial data science experience. He is the head of the Sydney Data Science group (3,000+ members), the Sydney Users of R Forum (1,900+ members), and Datapreneurs (400+ members). He is regularly invited to be a conference presenter, consultant and advisor, and appears in print and on television to discuss data science and analytics. Eugene also applies data science in an entrepreneurial setting, to financial trading and online startups, and is the creator of ggraptR, an interactive visualisation package in R.
He is a Director at Presciient, providing analytics capability, development services including team selection, training, and executive coaching for team owners and sponsors. They also provide strategic advisory, communications and specialised advanced data analysis.