Back to All Events

Pitch Prediction for the World Series - Dennis Oleksyuk (DataRobot)

MLB data is abundant and free.  We built an application that calculates live pitch predictions and streams them during MLB games. It demonstrates how a business can build a highly scalable predictive software using data science automation and available SaaS infrastructure. Plus, it is a cool demonstration of the machine learning for the general public.


Dennis Oleksyuk.jpeg

Dennis Oleksyuk has over fourteen years of experience creating software solutions to solve large-scale, real-world problems. Dennis is currently the Director at DataRobot Labs, focused on building end-to-end solutions which incorporate DataRobot into the customers' business processes. Inside of work he can often be found pushing and reviewing code. Outside of work he can often be found playing outside with kids and doing mad science experiments, occasionally simultaneously