Tag: business use case

Predictive Maintenance: A Data Science Solution

Imagine you are lined up for an interview from one of your listed dream companies and you are up late. Adding on to that, there is a geyser issue in the bathroom, last minute ironing is still pending and the coffee machine is upset too! What a start of the day? Frustrating – Isn’t it?  Such…
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January 16, 2019 0

The superhuman – a business use case for data science

Let’s get one thing clear: as evolution goes, there are several significant differences between humans (the homo sapiens of today) and the most advanced monkeys: The looks (obviously) The fact that humans can operate well with complex abstract models (money, religions, countries, companies etc). Humans have the ability to use cognitive biases for the purpose…
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January 16, 2019 0

Predictive Algorithm to identify Medication Adherence/Non Adherence Pattern in chronically ill individuals

Medication adherence is defined by the World Health Organization as “the degree to which the person’s behavior corresponds with the agreed recommendations from a health care provider.”[1] Poor adherence to prescribed regimens can result in serious health consequences. For instance, a recent study found that the risk of hospitalization was more than double in patients with…
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January 16, 2019 0

NFL + Pizza + Data Science

A national pizza chain always runs sales during NFL playoff games.  The sales are presented in the form of discounts, i.e. 20, 30, 40 % off or free items. The CEO has challenged the CIO and IT team to find out if the sales are really working to increase the amount of goods sold, OR…
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January 14, 2019 0