dats'n'stats

dats'n'stats

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Interview-based podcast on all things data science, entrepreneurship, statistics, machine learning, open source, and Python. Formerly PyData Deep Dive.


Kevin Systrom - After Instagram: Bayesian modeling of COVID-19 with PyMC3
Jun 28 • 49 min
Kevin Systrom is the co-founder and former CEO of Instagram. In this episode we talk about his time after leaving the company, whether becoming a billionaire made him happier, how to decide what to work on, the Japanese concept of Ikigai, or a reason…
Jeremiah Lowin - How to navigate your startup through the COVID-19 pandemic
Apr 9 • 50 min
In this episode I talk with Jeremiah Lowin, founder and CEO of Prefect, the company behind the open-source dataflow automation tool of the same name.We first dive into his background in risk management and his frustrations behind trying to automate…
Matt Rocklin - Parallel Computing & Founding OSS Companies
Mar 2 • 52 min
In this episode I talk with Matt Rocklin. Matt is best known for his work on Dask, a parallel computing package built into the PyData stack. After working on open source software at Anaconda and NVIDIA he now founded his own company centered around Dask…
Travis Oliphant - The past, present and future of PyData
Jan 6 • 61 min
Travis Oliphant on the origins of NumPy, the current challenges of the PyData ecosystem.
Chris Fonnesbeck - Probabilistic Programming
Sep 15, 2019 • 54 min
I talk with the creator of PyMC about probabilistic programming and his new role at the New York Yankees.