Data science is one of the fastest growing industries and has been called the ‘Sexiest job of the 21st Century’. But what exactly is data science? In this podcast, brought to you by DataCamp, Hugo Bowne-Anderson approaches the question by exploring wh
#50 Weapons of Math Destruction
Nov 26, 2018 • 55 min
Cathy and Hugo discuss the current lack of fairness in artificial intelligence, how societal biases are perpetuated by algorithms and how both transparency AND audit-ability of algorithms will be necessary for a fairer future.
#49 Data Science Tool Building
Nov 19, 2018 • 57 min
Wes McKinney talks about data science tool building, what it took to get pandas off the ground and how he approaches building “human interfaces to data” to make individuals more productive.
#48 Managing Data Science Teams
Nov 12, 2018 • 50 min
Angela Bassa, the Director of Data Science at iRobot, talks about managing data science teams and much more.
#47 Human-centered Design in Data Science
Nov 5, 2018 • 62 min
Peter Bull, co-founder of Driven Data, talks about the importance of human-centered design in data science.
#46 AI in Healthcare, an Insider’s Account
Oct 29, 2018 • 62 min
Arnaub Chatterjee, a Senior Expert and Associate Partner in the Pharmaceutical and Medical Products group at McKinsey & Company, discusses cutting through the hype about artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) in healthcare.
#45 Decision Intelligence and Data Science
Oct 22, 2018 • 65 min
Cassie and Hugo discuss data science, decision making and decision intelligence, which Cassie thinks of as data science plus plus, augmented with the social and managerial sciences.
#44 Project Jupyter and Interactive Computing
Oct 15, 2018 • 65 min
Learn about data science, interactive computing, open source software and Project Jupyter.
#43 Election Forecasting and Polling
Oct 8, 2018 • 65 min
Andrew Gelman speaks with Hugo about statistics, data science, polling, and election forecasting.
#42 Full Stack Data Science
Oct 1, 2018 • 50 min
Hugo speaks with Vicki Boykis about what full-stack end-to-end data science actually is and how it works in a consulting setting across various industries.
#41 Uncertainty in Data Science
Sep 24, 2018 • 58 min
Learn about uncertainty in data science and how we, as humans, are not always good at thinking about uncertainty, which we need be to in such an uncertain world.
#40 Becoming a Data Scientist
Sep 17, 2018 • 61 min
What are the paths to becoming a data scientist, common data scientist profiles, and how to figure out which ones may be a fit for you?
#39 Data Science at Stitch Fix
Sep 10, 2018 • 59 min
How data science works at Stitch Fix, an online personal styling service reinventing the shopping experience by delivering one-to-one personalization to their clients through the combination of data science and human judgment.
#38 Data Products, Dashboards and Rapid Prototyping
Sep 3, 2018 • 51 min
What does it means to be a data consultant, what industries does Tanya works in and what is the impact of data products in her work and the importance of rapid prototyping and getting MVPs or minimum viable products out the door?
#37 Data Science and Insurance
Aug 27, 2018 • 59 min
What are the biggest challenges in insurance and reinsurance that data science can impact?
#36 Data Science and Ecology
Aug 20, 2018 • 55 min
The intersection of data science and ecology and the adoption of techniques such as machine learning in academic research.
#35 Data Science in Finance
Aug 13, 2018 • 59 min
The financial world has been irrecoverably changed by the advent of data science. Find out how.
#34 Data Journalism & Interactive Visualization
Aug 6, 2018 • 56 min
Hugo speaks with Amber Thomas about data journalism, interactive visualization and data storytelling.
#33 Pharmaceuticals and Data Science
Jul 30, 2018 • 59 min
What are the biggest challenges in Pharmaceuticals that data science can help to solve?
#32 Data Science at Doctors without Borders
Jul 23, 2018 • 54 min
How does Doctors without Borgers leverage data science to investigate the barriers impeding people from accessing health care?
#31 Chatbots, Conversational Software & Data Science
Jul 16, 2018 • 57 min
What is the current state-of-the-art in chatbots & conversational software? Where is the field heading?
#30 Data Science at McKinsey
Jul 9, 2018 • 56 min
What is the role of data science in management consulting and what does it take to change organizations through data science?
#29 Machine Learning & Data Science at Github
Jul 2, 2018 • 58 min
What is the role of data science in product development at github, what does it means to “use computation to build products to solve real-life decision making, practical challenges” and what does building data products at github actually looks like?
#28 Organizing Data Science Teams
Jun 25, 2018 • 59 min
What are best practices for organizing data science teams? Having data scientists distributed through companies or having a Centre of Excellence? What are the most important skills for data scientists? Is the ability to use the most sophisticated deep…
#27 Data Security, Data Privacy and the GDPR
Jun 18, 2018 • 57 min
What are the biggest challenges currently facing data security and privacy? What does the GDPR mean for civilians, working data scientists and businesses around the world?
#26 Spreadsheets in Data Science
Jun 11, 2018 • 59 min
How can spreadsheet workflows be incorporated into more general data science flows in sustainable and healthy ways?
#25 Data Science for Everyone
Jun 4, 2018 • 53 min
How does Jared Lander think about creating safe and welcoming spaces for budding and practicing data scientists of all ilk?
#24 Data Science in the Cloud
May 28, 2018 • 59 min
Paige Bailey reports from the frontier of cloud-based data science technologies.
#23 Online Experiments at
May 21, 2018 • 58 min
What do online experiments, data science and product development look like at, the world’s largest accommodations provider?
#22 Robust Data Science with Statistical Modeling
May 14, 2018 • 56 min
Robustify your data science with statistical modeling, whether you work in tech, epidemiology, finance or anything else.
#21 The Fight Against Cancer
May 7, 2018 • 53 min
How can data science help in the fight against cancer? What are its limitations? Find out in this conversation from the frontier of research.
#20 Kaggle and the Future of Data Science
Apr 30, 2018 • 52 min
Anthony Goldbloom, CEO of Kaggle, speaks with Hugo about Kaggle, data science communities, reproducible data science, machine learning competitions and the future of data science in the cloud.
#19 Automated Machine Learning
Apr 23, 2018 • 59 min
Will the future of data science be automated? Which verticals will experience the largest disruption? What will the role of data science become?
#18 Deep Learning at NVIDIA
Apr 16, 2018 • 51 min
Where is the modern superpower of deep learning most effective? Where is it not? Where should we channel our skepticism of the hype surrounding it?
#17 Biology and Deep Learning
Apr 9, 2018 • 58 min
Discover the role of data science in modern biology and the power of deep learning in today’s rapidly evolving data science landscape.
#16 Data Nerdism at Large
Apr 2, 2018 • 58 min
What does it means to be a data nerd and how can data science impact all of our lives?
#15 Building Data Science Teams
Mar 26, 2018 • 59 min
How do you build a team of data scientists from scratch?
#14 Text Mining and Natural Language Processing in Data Science
Mar 19, 2018 • 59 min
How can data science be leveraged to inform business decisions around all the text data that businesses have and what can text mining all the open text data out there tell us about society?
#13 Fake News Detection with Data Science
Mar 12, 2018 • 58 min
Fake news: how can data science and deep learning be leveraged to detect it?
#12 Data Science, Nuclear Engineering and the Open Source
Mar 5, 2018 • 57 min
Data science, nuclear engineering, the importance of interdisciplinary data science and the open source.
#11 Data Science at BuzzFeed and the Digital Media Landscape
Feb 26, 2018 • 59 min
How does data science help Buzzfeed achieve online virality? What type of mass online experiments do data scientists at BuzzFeed run for this purpose? What products do they develop to make all of this easy and intuitive for content producers?
#10 Data Science, the Environment and MOOCs
Feb 19, 2018 • 54 min
Air pollution, the environment and data science: where do these intersect?
#9 Data Science and Online Experiments at Etsy
Feb 12, 2018 • 59 min
Discover how data science and online experiments impacts business and decision making at Etsy, from ranking algorithms to UI changes and the introduction of new features.
#8 Data Science, Astronomy and the Open Source
Feb 5, 2018 • 59 min
Data science, astronomy, the open source development world and the importance of interdisciplinary conversations to data science.
#7 Data Science at Airbnb
Jan 29, 2018 • 58 min
Data science, online experiments and business decisions at Airbnb.
#6 Citizen Data Science
Jan 17, 2018 • 57 min
Can anybody get up and running with data science or is it a skill reserved for the few?
#3 How Data Science and Machine Learning are Shaping Digital Advertising
Jan 17, 2018 • 59 min
How does data science impact online advertising and what are the ethical implications?
#4 How Data Science is Revolutionizing the Trucking Industry
Jan 17, 2018 • 59 min
Find out how data science can revolutionize an industry as important as the North American trucking industry.
#5 Data Science, Epidemiology and Public Health
Jan 17, 2018 • 58 min
The impact of data science on public health, infectious disease and environmental epidemiology.
#2 How Data Science is Impacting Telecommunications Networks
Jan 17, 2018 • 56 min
In which Hugo discusses the role data science plays in the modern telecommunications network landscape and more with Chris Volinksy (AT&T).
#1 Data Science, Past, Present and Future
Jan 16, 2018 • 59 min
An in-depth conversation on the past, present and future of data science with Hilary Mason.
#0 Introducing DataFramed
Jan 15, 2018 • 3 min
Welcome to DataFramed, a data science podcast brought to you by DataCamp.