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Principa Talks Data Analytics With Tech-Savvy Listeners

November 6, 2015 at 1:07 PM

Principa talks data analytics with tech savvy listeners

Tech-savvy news website Memeburn, interviews Principa for "The Tech Behind," a new podcast series that looks at the innovative ways in which tech is being used in our everyday lives. In this first podcast, Principa shares the methodology, data sources and principles used to predict the rugby and the challenges and lessons learned.

Click here to listen to the Podcast interview with Principa data scientists, Robin Davies and Johan van Biljoen

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