Global talent

Factored’s Datathon 2023

Factored’s Datathon 2023

Factored hosted its first virtual Datathon for all of Latin America. What is a Datathon? It’s an event that brings together people to collaborate on a data-related challenge or problem. Essentially, participants work together to:  In this post, we’ll share … Read More

dbt Meetups - A Place to Grow the Analytics Community in LATAM

Learn More about dbt Meetups, A Place to Grow the Analytics Community in LATAM

In the last month, Factored has hosted two dbt Meetups in Medellin and Bogota. This has created a place where data people working with analytics and engineering challenges can share knowledge and have some fun. So, what exactly does Factored … Read More

Global Tech Hotspots for AI and Data Science Experts

Global Tech Hotspots for AI and Data Science Experts

When people think about global tech hotspots for data science talent, they usually think about predictable places like California. Maybe emerging hubs in Asia and Eastern Europe come to mind too. If the pandemic proved one thing, it’s that you … Read More

Andrew Ng on Addressing Global AI Shortage

Andrew Ng on Addressing the Global AI Talent Shortage

An interview with data-centric AI expert, Andrew Ng on why he helped create Factored We recently sat down with Andrew Ng— the co-founder of Google Brain and Coursera—to learn more about why he saw the need for a company like … Read More

You May Need an Analytics Engineer and Still Not Know It

You May Need an Analytics Engineer and Still Not Know It

Data is quickly becoming the world’s currency and one that businesses are increasingly making use of. However, it’s not enough to simply own data. For data to become useful to a business, it needs to be cleaned, organized, and presented … Read More