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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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May
17
11:45 AM11:45

May 2017: Energy

Speakers

Andrew Leach, PhD

Associate Professor of Natural Resources, Energy and Environment (NREE)
Academic Director, Energy Programs
Energy and the Environment
Alberta School of Business

Climate Policy and the Future of the Alberta Power Market

 

Craig Schram

Darkhorse Analytics

A Model of Oil Market Fundamentals in North America

 

Carmen Velasquez

University of Alberta
Centre for Applied Business Research in Energy and the Environment

The Future for Canadian Energy

 

Sponsored by Darkhorse Analytics

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Apr
19
11:45 AM11:45

April 2017: Economics

Speakers

Gareth Higgins

Manager of Economic Information & Analytics, Government of Alberta

Economic Complexity

 

Owen Jung

Manager of Business Sector Analysis, Government of Alberta

Estimating Impacts of Economic Activities using Publically Available Economic Multipliers

 

 

Sponsored by Darkhorse Analytics

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Mar
15
11:45 AM11:45

March 2017: Fraud

Speakers

Darryl Humphrey

Senior Data Scientist, Alberta Blue Cross

Ensemble Approach to anomaly detection in benefit claims transactions

 

Graham Quast

Investigative and Forensic Services, MNP

Analytical review of sentencing decisions for fraud over 5,000

 

Denis Repin

Senior Manager, Strategic Analytics and Modelling at Deloitte

Integrating advanced analytics solutions in enterprise business processes

 

Sponsored by Deloitte

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Feb
15
11:45 AM11:45

February 2017: Hockey

Speakers

Dan Haight

President, Darkhorse Analytics

Defensalytics - How to identify low-risk defensemen, and how to convince your GM to procure them

 

Ganesh Murdeshwar

Freelance data and analytics, technology, and management consultant

Hairy QualComp and The One True Question

 

Michael Ross

Blogger and engineer-in-training

How often does the best team win the championship?

 

Sponsored by Darkhorse Analytics

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Jan
25
11:45 AM11:45

January 2017: Open Source Analytics

Speakers

Dony Alex

Open Government at Government of Alberta
Open Government Program

Taj Darra

Open Source Analytics Data Scientist at IBM
Open Source Data Analytics Tools Overview

Koosha Golmohammadi

Data Scientist at the Analytics Centre of Excellence at the City of Edmonton
Improving Municipal Operations and Services

Sponsored by IBM

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Sep
21
11:45 AM11:45

September 2016: Environment

Speakers

Professor Vic Adamowicz

Resource Economics and Environmental Sociology, University of Alberta

Environmental Valuation, Consumer Choices, and The Value of Mortality Risk

Scott Wilson

Resource Analyst, Silvacom

The Bio-Resource Information Management System

Brenda Hemens

Director, Northern Land & Environmental Planning - AEP

Caribou Range Planning - Modeling, Analysis and Economic assessment for political decision-makers

Sponsored by Darkhorse Analytics

 

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Feb
18
11:45 AM11:45

February 2016: Financial Services

Speakers

Mr. Stephen Kaiser

Director, Member & Market Insights, Servus Credit Union

Marketing Analytics at Servus

Mr. Eric Pedde

Director, External Funds, Alberta Investment Management Corp. (Aimco)

An institutional investor’s perspective on how to select the best Emerging Market mutual fund using analytics

Mr. Dylan Roth

Managing Director, Enterprise Data Science, ATB Financial

People Analytics

Sponsors

Bruce Alton, COO

Astro Hill Ventures & Touchstone Holdings Ltd.

 

 

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Jan
27
11:45 AM11:45

January 2016: Energy

Speakers

Scott Bachand

Enbridge Pipelines Inc. 
Benchmarking and Statistics, Pipeline Integrity

Performance Metrics

Carmen Velasquez

University of Alberta School of Business
Energy and The Environment

Price Forecasting and Market Fundamentals: Art vs. Science

Andrew Leach

University of Alberta School of Business
Energy and The Environment

Analytical Challenges on GHG policy and the climate panel

Sponsored by Darkhorse Analytics

 

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