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MSc students inspire law firm to launch in-house data science team

Author: David Silverman   Two Imperial alumni have been recruited by law firm DLA Piper after their data science projects helped the firm...

Data Spark Thought Leadership Article: Quantifying the effects of M&A deal characteristics

Author: Otto Godwin   The challenge Clean deals dataset and merge with timecard-transaction data Investigate and test current hypotheses about the effects...

Media Coverage: DLA Piper and Imperial College Business School collaborate on ground-breaking data science initiatives

DLA Piper and Imperial College Business School have announced a collaboration to develop, test and apply a number of data...

Data Spark Thought Leadership Article: Defining M&A deals by their legal work

Author: Otto Godwin   The open challenge Evaluate future possibilities for data analytics at DLA Piper by assessing the content and quality...

Data Spark Thought Leadership Article: Modelling Conditional Probability of (Re-)Emerging Infectious Diseases

Author: Valeria Cortez Vaca Diez   During the 2018 Data Spark scheme program, a group of five students had the opportunity to...

“All models are wrong, but some are useful”

How to use a wrong model correctly “All models are wrong, but some are useful” - coined by the statistician, George...

Bridging structural holes: How brands can exploit ‘weak ties’ to improve their reach on social media?

An interview with Dr Julio Amador, Research Associate, Imperial Business Analytics with KPMG When logging in to Facebook for the first...

Name your price: optimisation in the modern world

An interview with Prof. Kalan Talluri, Imperial Business Analytics Fellow As the old adage goes, “everything has a price”. While arguably...

How artificial intelligence will affect bankers, lawyers and accountants

How AI and machine learning will affect business has been a source of fear, panic and excitement for decades...

Media coverage: Dr Julio Amador quoted in The Telegraph about cybersecurity

Julio argues that firms may be hacked regardless of the value of their data...