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Machine Learning and Statistics at Zopa - DataBites Seminar



Staff, Students, Academics

Speaker: Peadar Coyle (Zopa)

Research Centre: Research Centre for Machine Learning


I’ll present some examples of cool stuff we get up to at Zopa. I’ll talk about a few specific use cases and introduce the company, and the challenges we have in Retail Banking (to be launced) and in Peer to Peer Lending.


Peadar is a Data Scientist at, Open Source Software contributor (PyMC3, SciPy and Pandas), international speaker and author experienced in developing data driven solutions to extract business value. He has diverse experience delivering actionable insights and leveraging Machine Learning at startups such as JobTODAY and large established companies such as Amazon and Vodafone. In addition to his open source contributions, Peadar also provides thought-leadership about Data Science and Data Products. His work has been featured on Dataconomy, IrishTechNews and HackersNews. He is a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society and in other professional societies including the ACM.

Slide from this seminar can be found here.

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When and where

5.00pm - 6.00pmFriday 16th February 2018

AG21 College Building City, University of London St John Street London EC1V 4PB United Kingdom