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Lillian Pierson
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Aren't going to #StrataHadoop NYC? Read up on these key takeaways here: http://www.data-mania.com/blog/going-to-strata-hadoop-nyc/ @TrustedAnalytic #BigData #DataScience #Developers
What I learned about the big data / data science industry by going to Strata Hadoop NYC 2016... It's all about connection, collaboration, integration.
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Do you know any #IoT #cloud application developers? Learn what they do & why their future is so wide open http://bit.ly/2crMjoN #bigdata
To understand what IoT cloud application developers do and why they are prive to so much opportunity, you first need to understand a bit about IoT...
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Do you know any #IoT #cloud application developers? Learn what they do & why their future is so wide open http://bit.ly/2crMjoN #bigdata
To understand what IoT cloud application developers do and why they are prive to so much opportunity, you first need to understand a bit about IoT...
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See 5 fantastic books on #BigData & #DataScience AND get a free copy of Managing Big Data Workflows for Dummies http://bit.ly/2c1ZSi6
If you’ve been following this 6-part series on big data, then you have learned quite a bit about what big data is, how it can benefit your business, and the things to look for when hiring big data talent. For the last and final post in this series, I want to leave you with …
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Looking for a great #DataScience conference on the west coast of USA? ODSC-West has a wicked line up and will be hosted in Santa Clara this November. Get more details and a 15% off discount code on my website at http://bit.ly/ODSC-West

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ODSC-West Santa Clara, CA November 4 – 6, 2016 6 Conferences | 3 Days | 1 Roof ODSC West 2016 will be Open Data Science Conference‘s biggest conference ever! It’ll be TWICE the size of last year’s conference, in fact. They’re expecting more than 3,000 enthusiastic data scientists, developers, software engineers, practitioners, and C-level executives. Why not join …
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Could you recommend something good in Europe besides Strata?
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The best #Python course for #DataScience is coming soon to Lynda.com / LinkedIn!! http://bit.ly/Python-Essentials
The best Python course for data science is coming soon to Lynda.com/LinkedIn. How do I know? Because I just partnered with Lynda.com/LinkedIn to author it!!
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I hope you'll like the course +Samuel Smith ! Thank you for your feedback. You'll be getting the data viz course sometime this week :)
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Would you come here to learn data science? (a giveaway) #bigdata   #datascience  
Would you come here to learn data science? I'm giving away 2 chances to win a $50 Amazon Gift Card, in exchange for your thoughts.
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Do you know any #IoT #cloud application developers? Learn what they do & why their future is so wide open http://bit.ly/2crMjoN #bigdata
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Do you know any #IoT #cloud application developers? Learn what they do & why their future is so wide open http://bit.ly/2crMjoN #bigdata
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Read about #BigData #security issues in the enterprise & pick up a ‪#‎Free‬ copy of my new book -> http://bit.ly/BMC-post-4 #PrivacyLaws
To protect your operation, it’s crucial that you understand big data security issues before moving forward on a big data implementation. While most professionals have at least a vague notion about the importance of good data security practices, IT and Security professionals are the ones who know the true magnitude of harms done by enterprise …
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So is this a #OpenData initiative sponsored by @Walmart so they can argue against the #BuyLocal movement, or what? http://bit.ly/2b7yui1
Two weeks ago, we announced a crowdsourced database collecting information on the tax productivity of big box stores in comparison with other, more compact developments. We've now mapped that data for you to see.
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So Wiley finally ran this piece today. If you're curious about the real risks of chemical exposures from some personal care products, take a gander. You may be surprised! http://www.statisticsviews.com/details/feature/9638631/A-Data-Driven-Investigation-into-the-Health-Risks-Associated-with-Everyday-Perso.html
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Data science consultant, trainer, speaker. Author of Data Science for Dummies.
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  • Data-Mania
    Founder & Chief Data Scientist, 2013 - present
  • Orange County Government
    Data Scientist / GIS Specialist
  • Barnes, Ferland, and Associates
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📊 Data Scientist, Engineer, Entrepreneur. 💻 Ask me about my data science training & speaking availability. 📆
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I started in the chemical sciences, as a Keck researcher working on exchange reactions for DNA/RNA molecules, and from there I went into the engineering field. After earning my Professional Engineering license, I went out on my own as a data science consultant. I've assisted global leaders in IT, major governmental and non-governmental entities, prestigious media corporations, and inspiring not-for-profit technology groups. Now I speak, train, and consult on the topics of data science, analytics, and big data.

My business base is in Houston, Texas, but I live in southeast Asia. For fun, I enjoy international travel.
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  • University of Central Florida
    Environmental Engineering
  • University of Texas at Austin
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