Getting Data Science Projects Over the Finish Line

Brian Tvenstrup, Lindon Ventures
Cody Lougee, Vantage West
Martin Schmitz, RapidMiner
Paul Simpson, Elliott Davis
Moderated by: Michael Martin, Information Arts

Data science projects often have participants with a range of skills and backgrounds. This means a given team will have a variety of different ideas and expectations about what to do and how to work together. This panel brings together these different perspectives—including domain experts, data scientists, business users, and managers—to discuss their differing perspectives and how they can best to work collaboratively to ensure that data science projects have the desired impact and avoid contributing to the Model Impact Epidemic.