By Gregory Piatetsky, KDnuggets.
A few years ago the Harvard Business Review article by Thomas Davenport and DJ Patil proclaimed Data Scientist: The Sexiest Job of the 21st Century
But here is what may be coming ...
Data Scientist: "I thought I had the sexiest job of the 21st century"
This cartoon was ably drawn by Jon Carter.
A recent KDnuggets Poll Data Scientists Automated and Unemployed by 2025? found the majority of respondents thought that expert-level Data Science will be automated by 2025.
Here are more KDnuggets posts on Data Science automation
- Automated Machine Learning vs Automated Data Science
- The Current State of Automated Machine Learning
- Automated Data Science & Machine Learning: An Interview with the Auto-sklearn Team
- Contest Winner: Winning the AutoML Challenge with Auto-sklearn
- Contest 2nd Place: Automating Data Science
- Data Science Automation: Debunking Misconceptions
- Automated Data Science,
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