Strategy

The Art of Data Science

Some of the keys to optimizing outcomes of an advanced analytics project appear directly associated with how utility personnel define project “success” and how they frame any obstacles they encounter along the way. A theme during several Q&A…
Peter Manos
April 23, 2018
Strategy

Debating About Data Science Literacy

Do we need to teach data scientists to be better communicators, or improve the data science literacy of their audience, or both? In recent years, advanced analytics has been making a lot of Operations functions more efficient at…
Raiford Smith
March 22, 2018
Strategy

UAI Member Spotlight: Alejandro Komai, SCE

Dr. Alejandro Komai is a data scientist with Maintenance and Inspection Analytics at Southern California Edison. In his current role, he applies machine learning algorithms to predictive maintenance of poles, both pole loading and intrusive inspection. He earned…
Lauren Callaway
March 6, 2018