What It Takes to Build a Data Science Practice & Become a Data-Driven Organization

4:30 p.m.
ABC Supply Co., Inc. is the largest wholesale distributor of roofing in the United States and one of the nation's largest distributors of siding, windows, and other select building products, tools and related supplies. In the timespan of a year, ABC Supply became an analytics leader by leveraging internal talent and a strategic consulting partnership with Talavant to build their data science practice. This session discusses ABC Supply’s journey to data science for competitive advantage.
  • How to leverage the cloud to support data science
  • Building an effective data science organization
  • Lessons in becoming a data-driven business
  • How to get started and prove value