Using AI to Beat the Bookies

By Gary Short

Talk Abstract:

In this talk, using the Team Data Science Process, I'll walk you through the process for predicting who will win a horse race. I will also show you where the weaknesses are in such a model, and I'll show you techniques you can use to mitigate against them.

About Gary Short

Gary Short is a Data Scientist for Microsoft. He specialises in machine learning and “big data” on the Azure Platform, but has an interest in data science, in all forms, especially computational linguistics and social network analysis.