IEEE BigData, the Business-Higher Education Forum, and IBM are partnering to host a one-day workshop on Sunday, October 23, just before the start of the IBM World of Watson conference. This workshop is suited for academics who are responsible for artificial intelligence, machine learning, cognitive science, citizen analyst, data science, or data engineering curriculum and programs.
How will these emerging fields evolve?
What competencies will every student require?
What competencies will specialists require?
What competencies will business expect students acquire?
Interested in machine learning but not sure where to start? Here's how one developer went from being a complete novice to using it professionally in a year. If you're interested in this topic, the Hacker News thread is also worthwhile.