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Research Day 2017

Yesterday was the School’s third Research Day, a successful and enjoyable event involving contribution from all divisions. Hopefully the event is now self-sustaining.

Short summaries of a few of the talks follow. 622 more words

Events

Feedback Loops in Predictive Models

Predictive models are full of perilous traps for the uninitiated. With the ease of use of some modeling tools like JMP or SAS, you can literally point and click your way into a predictive model. 622 more words

Analytics

Arctic ice melt could trigger uncontrollable climate change at global level

Arctic scientists have warned that the increasingly rapid melting of the ice cap risks triggering 19 “tipping points” in the region that could have catastrophic consequences around the globe. 744 more words

COP 20

On a scale of zero to 10, would you recommend this nonprofit? Good question!

I’m just back from a vacation in Tulum, Mexico. I found great places to eat using Trip Advisor (try El Tabano, above), and wrote several reviews once I got home. 1,293 more words

Nonprofits

Lunch with a genius

Mauricio Lim Miller spent about two decades leading a anti-poverty organization in the San Francisco Bay Area, and he did it well, so well that President Clinton invited him to the 1999 State of the Union address. 1,188 more words

Nonprofits

Feedback Loops 2.0

Earlier on in this blog I have written about feedback loops. Time has come to revisit that topic, and also to talk a bit more how we do it right now.   886 more words

Agile