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Machine Learning the Walmart Way with a Deep Dive into Automated Forecasting System

Submitted by Anindya Sankar Dey (@asd1) on Monday, 11 July 2016


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Walmart, the largest retailer also has one of the largest data, with petabytes of data created every day. The world is moving to a more data driven decision making ecosystem and building machines that can take those decision. Hence effective management of the data and analysis in a human independent manner is the need of the hour.


In this talk we are going to talk about how we go about implementing machine learning at Walmart with deep dive into our forecasting architecture.

Speaker bio

Anindya Sankar Dey is currently an Associate Data Scientist in Walmart Technology. He has about 7 years of experience in data science and machine learning domain. He completed his Masters in Statistics from ISI Kolkata.


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