01 WHAT Is problem statement & data advisory WITH TOPCODER?
Do you have a business problem and data in mind to solve it? Problem Statement and Data Advisory is the fastest, easiest way to go from big questions to actionable data science approaches.
Problem Statement and Data Advisory is right for you if:
- You want to understand if (and how) data science might be applied to your question or problem
- You want to understand the data you’ll need, and the suitability of the data you have today
- You want to understand how to measure and intepret solutions to your problem statement
02 How Will I BENEFIT FROM PROBLEM STATEMENT & DATA ADVISORY?
Albert Einstein famously said, “If I had an hour to solve a problem I’d spend 55 minutes thinking about the problem and five minutes thinking about solutions.”
Tap into an army of Einsteins who will frame your business problem into data science terms.
Problem Statement and Data Advisory will give you the confidence that:
- Your business question maps to a solid data science problem statement
- You understand the data you need (type, amount, and structure) to solve this problem
- You understand how solutions can be measured and enable you to take action on your business problem
With Topcoder, diversity of perspective comes standard. You’ll receive top recommendations from across our skilled data science community and you’ll get to meaningful results faster.
03 What Will I Receive from Topcoder?
You will receive a custom report including:
- Detailed feedback on your business question and/or problem statement
- Recommendations or refinement of your problem statement
- Recommendations on the amount and type of data that should be used
- Assessment of the quality of your data and recommendations on how to improve or augment the data set
- Scoring and evaluation recommendations for future data science solutions
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Quality of output
ADVANCED FINANCIAL MARKET MODELING
Topcoder used publicly available trading data to help an active asset management firm improve its ability to effectively execute large trades while minimizing market impact.
REGULATION RECOMMENDATION ENGINE
A global insurance company wanted to use AI to enable employees to quickly find relevant regulations. Topcoder discovered a 3rd party off-the shelf solution that best met the customers needs and saved them money in the process.
CASH FLOW FORECASTING
Topcoder delivered a set of recommendations that increased overall predictive accuracy and reduced the drift in customer’s existing predictive models.
IMPROVING PATIENT ACCESS TO CARE
Our customer wanted to automatically understand the travel distance for any patient to the nearest care facility. Topcoder’s problem statement, solving approach and data preparation guidance enabled a solution to be built in 2 days.
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Problem statement & data advisory
Problem Statement & Data Advisory is for those asking themselves: How can I apply data science to this idea or goal? How will I interpret solutions, and how will that help me take action? What data do I need?
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