12-07-2017 09:03 AM - edited 12-08-2017 02:52 PM
The lively ongoing debate about data science -- what it is and what it isn't -- demonstrates the demand for people who can work with and understand data. Companies and universities face a huge challenge in identifying and creating career profiles that can handle ever-changing data and analytics tasks.
1. See what our #SASchat panel said by perusing this Storify recap:
2. Keep the conversation going by commenting below. For your convenience, here are the questions our panel addressed:
Q1: What do you see business managers mean when they refer to ‘data scientists’?
Q2: What are the critical components in a data science educateon programme?
Q3: How can educators and formal programmes prepare data scientists for the business environment?
Q4: How can industry support formal education establishments?
Q5: What are the best options for continuous education and training for data scientists?