Citizen Data Scientists – Are we there yet?

Artificial Intelligence is a field that captures the imagination in the press and the public domain, with a vision of machines supporting us in everyday life. But how close are we to that in everyday business life? The answer is very close, but with one key intermediary step.

Back in 2016, Gartner coined the term “Citizen Data Scientist” (CDS), meaning a person “who creates or generates models that use advanced diagnostic analytics or predictive and prescriptive capabilities, but whose primary job function is outside the field of statistics and analytics.”


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