Oct
1
11:45 AM11:45

Lunchalytics Calgary: Predictive Analytics in Oil & Gas

Predictive Analytics in Oil & Gas

Speakers:

Speaker 1: Yogi Schulz, Corvelle Consulting
Predictive analytics for Oil and Gas Production Engineering

Yogi Schulz founded Corvelle Consulting. The firm specializes in project management and information technology related management consulting in the upstream oil & gas industry.

Mr. Schulz has 40 years of Information Systems experience of which over 35 have been spent as a consultant. He holds a B. Comm. from The University of Calgary. He is a member of PMI and CIPS and holds its ISP designation.

 Yogi has presented at many conferences including oil & gas conferences. Yogi writes a monthly blog at ITWorldCanada.com. Yogi served as a member of the Board of Directors of the PPDM Association. He has written monthly columns for Computing Canada and The Calgary Herald that address IT management issues.

Speaker 2: Scott McKean, CNOOC International
K-Nearest Neighbours - Data Science's Swiss Army Knife

Scott is a PhD candidate at the University of Calgary and Data Scientist at CNOOC. He was a geoenvironmental engineer turned geomechanics engineer turned data scientists and an avid integrator of engineer, statistics, and computing. His research focuses on geomechanics, Bayesian statistics, and induced seismicity. His work focuses on digital transformation and multivariate analysis to assist economic and engineering workflows.

Sponsored by:

Darkhorse Analytics Cenovus

Alberta Blue Cross

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Sep
18
11:45 AM11:45

Lunchalytics Edmonton: Environmental Analytics

Speakers:

Andrew Read, City of Edmonton

The dangers associated with using environmental data

Evan DeLancey, Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute

Environmental Analytics – Wetland prediction using machine learning and Earth observation data

Sponsored by:

Darkhorse Analytics NAIT ATB

Alberta Blue Cross Startup Edmonton




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Jun
19
4:45 PM16:45

Lunchalytics Edmonton: Health Analytics

To close off our 2018/19 season, we are changing it to an evening event - Supperalytics! Join us at the CKUA performance space for an evening of engaging speakers.

Speakers:

Dr. Russ Greiner: How AI is revolutionizing medical science

Dr. Louis Francescutti: Virtual Homeless ICU

Sponsored by:

Darkhorse Analytics NAIT Go Auto

ATB Alberta Data Partnerships




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May
15
11:45 AM11:45

Lunchalytics Edmonton: Elections data and analysis

Speakers:

John Santos, Data Scientist with Janet Brown Opinion Research
- Accuracy in Public Opinion Polling

Jared Wesley, Associate Professor in Political Science, U of A and Eugene Chen, Darkhorse Analytics
- PoliVolume: Setting the Agenda for #ABvote

Sponsored by:

Darkhorse Analytics NAIT Go Auto

ATB Alberta Data Partnerships




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Apr
2
11:30 AM11:30

Lunchalytics Calgary: Visualization

Visualization

Speakers:

Wesley Willett - University of Calgary, Assistant Professor, Computer Science, and leads the Data Experience Lab
(http://dataexperience.cpsc.ucalgary.ca)

Topic: Using Visualization to Democratize Open Energy Data

Dan Haight - President, Darkhorse Analytics

Topic: Building the Opportunity Atlas
(https://www.opportunityatlas.org)

Sponsored by:

Darkhorse Analytics

ATB

 
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Mar
20
11:45 AM11:45

Lunchalytics Edmonton: Human and computer vision

Speakers:

Nadia Frolova - Senior Customer Analyst, ATB

Automating data remediation using machine learning and computer vision

David Nedohin - President, scopeAR

Using augmented reality to improve assembly processes at NASA

Sponsored by:

Darkhorse Analytics NAIT Go Auto

ATB Alberta Data Partnerships




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Mar
5
11:30 AM11:30

Lunchalytics Calgary: Machine Learning

Machine learning and natural language processing

Speakers:

Geoff Kliza from the Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute (AMII) - will present Machine Learning 101.

Pavel Bondarev, Senior Analytics Manager, ATB, will present on Natural Language Processing and Personalization.

Sponsored by:

Darkhorse Analytics

ATB

 
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Feb
20
11:45 AM11:45

Lunchalytics Edmonton: Using data to improve public safety

Speakers:

Heather Hlus - Manager, Crime Analysis Section, Edmonton Police Service

To Catch a Thief - public safety through analysis

Rob Korzan - Darkhorse Emergency Services

Diana Shaw - Women in Big Data, Alberta Chapter

Sponsored by:

Darkhorse Analytics NAIT Go Auto

ATB Alberta Data Partnerships




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Nov
21
11:45 AM11:45

Lunchalytics Edmonton: Data Viz!

Speakers

Joey Cherdarchuk

Co-founder and design lead, Darkhorse Analytics
Visualizing Economic Opportunity in the US   

Karen Parker

Manager of Business Analytics, Open City & Technology Branch, City of Edmonton

Logan Moran

Business Intelligence Support, Assessment & Taxation Branch, City of Edmonton
Visualizing Municipal Data: How the City of Edmonton uses visualizations to provide insight to staff and citizens

Sponsored by:

Darkhorse Analytics

Alberta Data Partnerships

Interested in sponsoring? Let us know!

 

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Sep
19
11:45 AM11:45

Lunchalytics Edmonton: Machine Learning

Speakers

Shazan Jabbar

Applied Machine Learning Scientist, Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute (amii)
Text Analytics with ML: Building a Predictive Analytic Workflow for Text

 

Rhys Chouinard

Data Scientist, Enterprise Data Science, ATB Financial
To Build or Buy: Plugging into a Machine Learning API vs Modelling from Scratch

  

Sponsored by:

Darkhorse Analytics

Alberta Data Partnerships

Interested in sponsoring? Let us know!

 

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May
16
11:45 AM11:45

Lunchalytics Edmonton: Banking Analytics

Speakers

Gunjan Kaur

Senior Analytics Manager of Enterprise Data Science, ATB Financial
Collaborating with University of Alberta to build a Real-Time Artificial Intelligence System

 

Robert Perez

Director of Data Management, Alberta Investment Management Corp.
The road to better data quality 

 

Dmitriy Volinskiy

Director of Data Science, ATB Financial
On Uplift Modelling, Bayes Theorem, and Keeping Things Simple

 

Sponsored by ATB Financial

Interested in sponsoring? Let us know!

 

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May
9
11:45 AM11:45

Lunchalytics Calgary: Data Visualization

Speakers

Joey Cherdarchuk

Data Visualization, Darkhorse Analytics

 

Milena Radzikowska, MDes, PhD

Associate Professor, Information Design, School of Communication Studies, Mount Royal University

 

Jeff LaFrenz

President, VizworX Inc.
Visual Analytics for 3D Structures

 

Sponsored by Darkhorse Analytics

Interested in sponsoring? Let us know!

 

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Mar
26
11:45 AM11:45

Lunchalytics Calgary: Energy Analytics

Speakers

Naomi Esfahani

Market Analysis & Research, Suncor Energy Marketing Inc.
 

Geoffrey Cann

Consulting Partner, Deloitte

4 Real Use Cases for Artificial Intelligence in Oil & Gas
 

Carmen Velasquez

Executive Director, Energy Programs
Energy and the Environment Alberta School of Business

with

Craig Schram

Senior Analyst, Darkhorse Analytics

A Crude Model of Oil Trade

 

Sponsored by Deloitte

Interested in sponsoring? Let us know!

 

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Mar
21
11:45 AM11:45

Lunchalytics Edmonton: Public Safety Analytics

Speakers

Monte Krueger

Executive Director, Municipal Affairs, Government of Alberta

with

Chris Neuman

Manager of Data and Analytics, Public Safety Division, Alberta Municipal Affairs

Predictive Fire Modelling

 

Mohamed Salama

Statistical Analyst, Edmonton Police Service

with

Joann Fox

Geographic Deployment Analyst, Edmonton Police Service

Walking the beat.. but where?

 

 

Sponsored by Darkhorse Analytics

Interested in sponsoring? Let us know!

 

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Feb
21
11:45 AM11:45

Lunchalytics Edmonton: Hockey Analytics

Speakers

Tyler Dellow

Media Personality & Analytics Consultant

 

Ganesh Murdeshwar

Freelance data and analytics, technology, and management consultant

 

Dan Haight

President, Darkhorse Analytics

 

Sponsored by Darkhorse Analytics

Interested in sponsoring? Let us know!

 

Unable to join us in person? Check out our live stream on YouTube.

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Jan
17
11:45 AM11:45

Lunchalytics Edmonton: Health Care Analytics

Speakers

Ivor Cribben

Assistant Professor
Alberta School of Business
High dimensional networks with application to brain imaging

Stafford Dean

Leader of Analytics
Alberta Health Services

Markus Lahtinen

Healthcare Quality Analyst
Health Quality Council of Alberta
 

 

Sponsored by Darkhorse Analytics

Interested in sponsoring? Let us know!

 

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Dec
13
11:45 AM11:45

December 2017: Retail Analytics

Speakers

Rhys Chouinard

Data Scientist
ATB Financial

Optimizing Retail Banking Locations using a Gravity Model

 

Russ Fenske

Director of Marketing
Go Auto

Marketing Attribution and How to Measure Campaign Success

 

Paul Messinger

Associate Professor of Marketing
Alberta School of Business

Retail Analytics

 

Sponsored by Darkhorse Analytics

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Nov
15
11:45 AM11:45

November 2017: Workplace Analytics

Speakers

Chelsea Dahl

People Analytics Consultant
Government of Alberta

Discovering our Powerful Question: A Case Study of Workforce Analytics in the Alberta Public Service

 

Heather Whyte

People Operations Manager
Granify

Data & Diversity in Recruitment

 

Nathan Beck

Product Manager
Testfire Labs

Hendrix: A Meeting Companion powered by Artificial Intelligence

 

Sponsored by Darkhorse Analytics

 

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Oct
18
11:45 AM11:45

October 2017: Construction Analytics

Speakers

Ian Cox

Senior Business Analyst
Clark Builders

Contracting Analytics

 

Jamie Feuffel

Operations Manager
PCL Industrial Management Inc.

How Do You Set 400 Modules in One Afternoon? - A Case Study in Construction Analytics

 

Kirby Yakemchuk

Director of Business Operations
Ledcor Group of Companies

Analytics on Mobile Equipment

 

 

Sponsored by Darkhorse Analytics

 

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Sep
20
11:45 AM11:45

September 2017: Machine Learning

Speakers

Sean Scheideman

MSc Student
Department of Computing Science
University of Alberta

Using Deep Learning for Robotic Computer Vision System

 

Patrick Pilarski

Assistant Professor
Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Department of Medicine
University of Alberta

Making Sense of Dense Real-time Data in Advanced Prosthetics

 

Sponsored by Darkhorse Analytics

 

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