Matthew Renze

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Data Science: Executive Briefing

2018-11-17 - Data Science: Executive Briefing

My latest Pluralsight course titled Data Science: Executive Briefing was published today. I created it to teach executives and managers what data science is, why it's important, and how to get started.


Build Stuff Lithuania interview

2018-11-15 - Interview at BuildStuff Lithuania

I was interviewed by the BuildStuff team in Lithuania. We discussed artificial intelligence and the future of software. You can check out my interview here.


metrics have consequences

2018-10-12 - Metrics Have Consequences

In my latest article, I discuss how to choose effective metrics for your team, project, and organization.


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2018-10-01 - Invitation to Speak at BuildStuff

I've been invited to speak at BuildStuff in Vilnius, Lithuania in November. I will be presenting on Artificial Intelligence and the future of software.


Choosing R VS Python for data science

2018-09-19 - Choosing R vs. Python for Data Science

A question that seems to come up quite frequently is: Which language should I choose for Data Science? Learn when to choose between R and Python in my latest article.


Genetic algorithms

2018-09-18 - Genetic Algorithms in Python

I've been spending some time learning about genetic algorithms lately. So I implemented my own genetic-algorithm solution to the knapsack problem. If you're interested, you can find my source code on github.


Matthew speaking with Oracle

2018-09-03 - Interview with Oracle Developers

I had a chance to interview with Oracle Developers during Pluralsight Live 2018. We discussed data science, artificial intelligence, and mindfulness.


Nasdaq Spotlight

2018-08-29 - Nasdaq Spotlight interview

During Pluralsight Live 2018, I had the chance to chat with Nasdaq Spotlight about being a Pluralsight author and data science consultant. If your interested, you can watch the video here.


AntarctiConf 2020

2018-08-24 - AntarctiConf Promo Video

Heather Wilde and I created a short promo video for AntarctiConf 2020. Please be sure to check out the video and let us know your thoughts in the comments section below. For more information, please visit our website.


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2018-08-21 - PowerPoint to PDF Scripts

I created a set of Python scripts to convert Microsoft PowerPoint (PPT/PPTX) to Adobe PDF. You can find the open-source scripts on GitHub.

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2018-08-17 - Announcing AntarctiConf 2020

Heather Wilde and I are pleased to announce AntarctiConf 2020. It's a 4-day mastermind, mini-conference, and retreat taking place on a 16-day cruise to Antarctica. For more information, please visit our website.


Path to Data Science

2018-08-15 - Getting Started with Data Science

One of the questions I get asked most frequently is "How do I get started with Data Science". So I created an article to help others choose the right path on the road to learning data science.


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2018-08-12 - Dark Sky Weather Scripts

I created a series of Python scripts that get historical weather data from the Dark Sky weather API based on Google location data. You can find the open-source scripts on GitHub.


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2018-08-11 - Google Location Scripts

I created a series of Python scripts that convert, summarize, and reverse-geocode Google location data for a data analysis project I'm working on. You can find the open-source scripts on GitHub.


From the Depths of Madness

2018-07-15 - From the Depths of Madness

My friend Jeremy Sharp released his new book today called From the Depths of Madness. I was both an editor and the author of the foreward. We hope it might help raise awareness for mental health in our society.


Microsoft MVP Award

2018-07-01 - Microsoft MVP Award

I am honored to recieve my third Microsoft MVP Award today. This year I was awarded in the Artificial Intelligence category.


Matthew Renze speaking at Visual Snow conference

2018-06-22 - Visual Snow Conference Video

My presentation for the 2018 Visual Snow Conference is now online. I discuss my journey and how I’ve managed to improve my quality of life. For more info, please visit the Visual Snow Initiative website.


Matthew Renze speaking at DevoxxUK

2018-05-29 - The Mindful Developer at DevoxxUK

My Mindful Developer keynote from DevoxxUK is now available online at their Youtube channel. If you're interested in the science of stress management and how can it help in your IT career, be sure to watch it!


Matthew Renze speaking at DevoxxUK

2018-05-20 - Deep Learning Video at DevoxxUK

My Deep Learning talk at DevoxxUK is now available online at DevoxxUK's Youtube channel. If you're interested in deep learning but couldn't make it to the event, go check it out!


Code Mash

2018-05-19 - Machine Learning Video at CodeMash

My lightining talk on Machine Learning at CodeMash is now available online at CodeMash's Youtube channel. If you're interested in machine learning, but don't know where to start, be sure to check it out.


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2018-05-14 - Invitation to Keynote at Music City Data

I've been invited to be a keynote speaker at Music City Data in Nashville, Tennessee on June 2nd. My keynote presentation will be on Artificial Intelligence.


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2018-05-01 - Invitation to Keynote at Devoxx UK

I'm thrilled to be giving an opening keynote at Devoxx UK on May 10. We'll be discussing the use of mindfulness practices to manage stress in software development.


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2018-03-22 - Invitation to Speak at Pluralsight Live

I've been invited to speak again this year at Pluralsight Live on Aug 28-30 in Salt Lake City, Utah I'll be delivering a brand new talk on creating better software through data science.


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2018-03-14 - Invitation to Keynote at Prairie Dev Con

I've been invited to give the opening keynote at Prairie Dev Con in Winnipeg, Canada on June 5-6. My keynote presentation will be on Artificial Intelligence


2018-02-08 - Deep Learning: The Big Picture

Curious about deep learning, neural networks, and Tensorflow? Learn what deep learning is, why it's important, and how it works in my new Pluralsight course Deep Learning: The Big Picture.


2018-01-19 - Data Science Video on InfoQ

My presentation on Data Science at KCDC last year is now available online at InfoQ. If you're interested in data science, but don't know where to start, this video was made for you.


2018-01-13 - CodeMash Conference Recap

CodeMash is by far one of my favorite conferences in the US. The attendees, organizers, and speakers are all top notch every year. I was honored to be a part of this great conference again this year.


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