Tuesday afternoon, I will give a lecture on Data Science & Big Data for Actuaries in Barcelona, for Summer School of the Asociación Española de Gerencia de Riesgos y Seguros. For this two hour lecture, there will be live streming on UBtv. Slides are available online (as usual, download the pdf to get the animated version)
Monday, a bit before noon, Leo Guelman (organisor of the Toronto R User Group, and author of the great uplift package) defended his PhD thesis, on Optimal Personalized Treatment Learning Models with Insurance Applications, supervized by Montserrat Guillén.
After the defense, I was invited to give an interview, on data science.