Speaker: Gavin Whyte, KPMG
Seminar Date: Tuesday September 20 2016, 12.00pm
Abstract: TBA. Biography: As a Director of Data Science for KPMG, and a machine learning specialist, he focuses on Data Science models for predictive capabilities. He has worn many hats in his career from software programmer, researcher, manager, strategist, technical reviewer for manning publications and Data Scientist. He has a unique ability to manage multi-disciplinary projects and navigate complex challenges. His current interests are writing machine learning code, for various data science capabilities. He has worked across several industries with the most prominent being Reuters News, Commonwealth Bank (Omnia Team) focusing on disparate streams of data from various data sources and building out the CBA Hadoop big data platform and most recently TabCorp as Head of Data Science.