Citizen data scientist is a new role that has appeared in many organizations in the last few years. Who are citizen data scientists and how can they change an entire organization’s culture? And what are the qualifications required to be a citizen data scientist?
Post your questions about the citizen data scientist role below. Hossam will answer as many questions as he can between 23–29 February 2020.
About the Q&A Host
Hossam is a data scientist at Saudi Telecom Company (STC), the biggest and most profitable operator in the Middle East. He specializes in building churn models, propensity models, behavior segmentation, market experiments, sentimental analysis, path analysis and other business excellence tasks for reviewing campaign activities and proposing how to enhance performance using predictive analytics. Prior to STC, Hossam worked with SAS and Teradata partners, responsible for delivering data science projects to many Middle Eastern telecom operators, banks, and oil & gas companies and delivering statistics and machine learning courses using SAS technology.
Currently Hossam is supporting many aspiring data scientists by providing guidance, discussing business cases and helping them to link business cases with suitable analytical techniques. Hossam has a master's degree in ImmunoInformatics, scientific publications, a published book, and professional certifications.