Archive for November, 2016

22
Nov

If I ask about the best way to manage the storeroom of a neighborhood shop, I am sure that we would quickly reach the conclusion that there are certain aspects that are absolutely necessary, such as, for example, that it be organized (in order to find the product when a customer asks for it), that it have an inventory (in order to know how many units I have, which models, their conditions and whether or not they are close to expiration) and that it be locked (in order to avoid someone coming and stealing the merchandise or simply destroying everything so that we cannot sell it). If, instead of the neighborhood shop, we were to discuss Amazon, no one would…

22
Nov
Carme Artigas Inspires Businesswomen in the Technology Sector
  • Synergic Partners
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  • Carme Artigas . Mujeres Emprendedoras . Secotr Tecnológico . Telefonica Open Future . Women in Business . Women Leaders . Women´s Age .

Carme Artigas, CEO and founder of Synergic Partners participated in the event Women’s Age, an initiative of Telefonica Open Future whose objective is to promote the presence of businesswomen in the world of technology. Currently, less than 20% of technology start-ups are founded by women or have women on their board of directors. At the meeting, held Friday, November 18th in Madrid, Carme Artigas talked about her experience, stating, “In Spain, starting a business is difficult, for both men and women, but when I decided to start my business, I realized that I had always been an entrepreneur.” Artigas shared the beginnings of her company as well as the fact that it now has 120 employees at a time when…

14
Nov
Carme Artigas: An Innovator who’s Making a Difference
  • Synergic Partners
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  • Big Data . Big Data & Business . Big Data Analytics . Data Science . Influential Women . Innovator . Insights Success . Liderazgo femenino . Women in Business . Women Leaders .

The urge to change the world with the zeal for innovation is the power that drives innovative people in the world. With the same gusto, i.e. to make an impact in the progress of society by helping organizations adopt new innovative technologies so that they can get benefitted from the advantages these technologies bring, Carme Artigas started her own venture, Synergic Partners. Carme wanted to run her own company in an innovation area where she could really make a difference in the way information and data was used and analyzed. Carme shares, “I decided to fund a company in the year 2006 to help businesses become data-driven organizations, thanks to the new emerging technologies around Big Data Analytics.” Starting her career…

08
Nov
A Brief History of Machine Learning
  • Víctor Gonzalez
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  • Big Data . ciencia de los datos . Data Science . Machine Learning .

As members of the Machine Learning community, it would be a good idea for us all to have an idea of the history of the sector we work in. Although we are currently living through an authentic boom in Machine Learning, this field has not always been so prolific, going through periods of high expectations and advances as well as “winters” of severe stagnation. Birth [1952 - 1956] 1950 — Alan Turing creates the “Turing Test” to determine whether or not a machine is truly intelligent. In order to pass the test, the machine must be capable of making a human believe that it is another human instead of a computer. 1952 — Arthur Samuel writes the first computer program…

02
Nov
HACK&HEALTH: The Terrassa City Hall Will Hold the First Big Data and Health Hackathon with the Collaboration of Synergic Partners
  • Synergic Partners
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  • aplicaciones . apps . Big Data . ciencia de datos . Data Science . Data visualization . hack-health . hack&health . hackathon . hackaton . salud . visualización de datos .

HACK&HEALTH, the first big data and health hackathon will be held November 25 and 26 and will provide an opportunity to offer creative solutions that will improve the lives of the population. The initiative, driven by the Terrassa City Hall with the collaboration of Synergic Partners, will take place at the Industrial School Building of the UPC of Terrassa (ETSEIAT). The activity will be open to the public and will focus on entrepreneurship and innovation and will aim to recognize talent in the sectors of big data, data science, data visualization, programming, business vision… with awards for the best initiatives. The participants will be challenged to find creative, health-related solutions and to create applications and visualization dashboards, to develop code,…

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