Data Analytics or Data Science Podcasts

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Data Analytics or Data Science Podcasts

There are several great podcasts that focus on data analytics and data science. Here are some popular ones you might find interesting:

The Analytics Power Hour – Three analysts and an occasional guest discussing digital analytics topics of the day. Each episode is a closed topic and an open forum — modeled after the vigorous and engaging discussions that tend to occur in the lobby bars at analytics conferences. Michael, Tim, and Moe share their thoughts, experiences, and questions regarding the focused topic of the episode.

WHAT the Data?! – Let’s talk about how we leverage our data to improve the user targeting and experience. Join our podcast while we explorer how our guests using data, how they develop the user experience, and improve marketing expenses.

The Data Stack Show – Each week they’ll talk to data engineers, analysts, and data scientists about their experience around building and maintaining data infrastructure, delivering data and data products, and driving better outcomes across their businesses with data.

Not So Standard Deviations – Roger Peng and Hilary Parker talk about the latest in data science and data analysis in academia and industry.

Partially Derivative – Car Talk for data science.

The Sequel Show – Your next favorite data podcast, hosted by Boris Jabes, CEO of Census, and featuring all the data nerds you know and love.

How To Get An Analytics Job – Welcome to How to Get an Analytics Job, the podcast where you build the foundation for your dream career in analytics. The goal of this podcast is to tackle the shortcomings of modern education in the analytics space by giving you advice from those actively practicing the art and science of working with data. Our guests have included data professionals from Google, Amazon, Home Depot, PlayStation, Nordstrom and Truist (just to name a few) spanning roles from entry level, to senior, manager, VP and even a few CEOs. This has enabled us to keep a close feel for the pulse of the analytics space.

Data Engineering Podcast – This show goes behind the scenes for the tools, techniques, and difficulties associated with the discipline of data engineering. Databases, workflows, automation, and data manipulation are just some of the topics that you will find here.

The Analytics Engineering Podcast – Tristan Handy has been curating the Analytics Engineering Roundup newsletter since 2015, pulling together the internet’s best data science & analytics articles.
Tristan and co-host Julia Schottenstein now bring the Roundup to real life, with biweekly conversations going deep into the hopes, dreams, motivations and failures of leading data & analytics practitioners.

Everything Data Analytics – Drive your growth with data.
As a leader in building end-to-end Business Intelligence solutions, Cubeware also regularly curates content on everything data analytics. Tune in to understand the latest trends, fundamentals, and applications of data analytics!

Data Skeptic – Data Skeptic is your source for a perspective of scientific skepticism on topics in statistics, machine learning, big data, artificial intelligence, and data science. Our weekly podcast and blog bring you stories and tutorials to help understand our data-driven world.

Raw Data – We’ve entered a new era. The creation and collection of information play an ever-increasing — yet often hidden — role in our lives. Algorithms filter all sorts of experiences, from the mundane to the monumental. The fuel that powers and curates these experiences is…data. Data are the new oil; whoever controls data has power. Is this making things better?

Super Data Science Podcast– The latest machine learning, A.I., and data career topics from across both academia and industry are brought to you by host Dr. Jon Krohn on the Super Data Science Podcast. As the quantity of data on our planet doubles every couple of years and with this trend set to continue for decades to come, there’s an unprecedented opportunity for you to make a meaningful impact in your lifetime. In conversation with the biggest names in the data science industry, Jon cuts through hype to fuel that professional impact. Whether you’re curious about getting started in a data career or you’re a deep technical expert, whether you’d like to understand what A.I. is or you’d like to integrate more data-driven processes into your business, we have inspiring guests and lighthearted conversation for you to enjoy. We cover tools, techniques, and implementation tricks across data collection, databases, analytics, predictive modeling, visualization, software engineering, real-world applications, commercialization, and entrepreneurship − everything you need to crush it with data science.

Linear Digressions – Linear Digressions is a podcast about machine learning and data science.
Machine learning is being used to solve a ton of interesting problems, and to accomplish goals that were out of reach even a few short years ago.

DataFramed – Welcome to DataFramed, a weekly podcast exploring how artificial intelligence and data are changing the world around us. On this show, we invite data & AI leaders at the forefront of the data revolution to share their insights and experiences into how they lead the charge in this era of AI. Whether you’re a beginner looking to gain insights into a career in data & AI, a practitioner needing to stay up-to-date on the latest tools and trends, or a leader looking to transform how your organization uses data & AI, there’s something here for everyone.

The Data Crunch – Missing Link Technologies’ Data experts give you their analysis of the world’s biggest news and conversations in big data, analytics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning. Wilco Van Ginkel, Colin West, and Remi Gould share their types and observations from lessons learned as data analysts and scientists.

DataNation – Explaining Concepts and Ideas relevant to Data Engineering and Analytics.

Build a Career in Data Science – Build a Career in Data Science teaches you what data science courses leave out: from how to land your first job to the lifecycle of a data science project and even how to become a manager. This is a true how-to on obtaining and then navigating a data science career–filled with real stories from data scientists. This podcast is an extension of the similarly named book: Build a Career in Data Science.

Data Science at Home – Technology, AI, machine learning and algorithms. Come join the discussion on Discord!

Numerically Speaking – How are data and next-generation computing technologies transforming our world? Who are the inventors, the business leaders, and the rebels and scientists at the heart of the AI revolution? On Numerically Speaking, we connect with guests from around the world to help you learn what’s new, what’s good, and what’s next.

More or Less: Behind the Stats – Tim Harford and the More or Less team try to make sense of the statistics which surround us. From BBC Radio 4

These podcasts offer valuable insights, expert interviews, and discussions that can help you stay updated with the latest trends and developments in data analytics and data science.


BI / DS Related:

Data Viz Today – wide ranging discussions about data viz

Data Science at Home – interesting (although quite technical) data science topics

More or Less: Behind the Stats – short clips about various stats in the news (from BBC)

DeepMind: The Podcast – really interesting interviews of the deepmind team

The Analytics Power Hour – as u/TheRealGreenArrow420 recommended, honestly I’ve only listened to episode 182 so far because Cassie Kozyrkov is a legend

DataFramed – Data, analytics and Data science

Data skeptic – Data, analytics and Data science

Non-BI in my order of listening preference:

Making Sense with Sam Harris

Lex Fridman Podcast

People I (Mostly) Admire

Freakonomics Radio

The Tim Ferris Show



Chai Time Data Science

AI Game Challengers

The Artists of Data Science

Towards Data Science


Data Futurology — leadership and strategy

Datacast — career journeys

Adventures in Machine Learning

Build a Career in Data Science


AI in Action

WHAT the Data?!

Data-Driven Chat — behavioural data science

Data Skeptic

Data Stories — data visualization

AI in Business

Women in Data Science

Data Science Salon Podcast

The Digital Analytics Power Hour

Data Science at Home

ML Minutes

Underrated ML

Do you know some other good active podcasts that I’m missing?

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