Episode 70

Beyond the Language Wars: R & Python for the Modern Data Scientist (with Rick Scavetta and Boyan Angelov)

September 6th, 2021

In this episode of DataFramed, we speak with Rick Scavetta and Boyan Angelov about their new book, Python and R for the Modern Data Scientist: The Best of Both Worlds, and how it dawns the start of a new bilingual data science community.  

About Rick Scavetta and Boyan Angelov

Rick Scavetta is a biologist, workshop trainer, freelance data scientist and co-founder of Scavetta Academy, a company dedicated to helping scientists better understand and visualize their data. Rick's practical, hands-on exposure to a wide variety of datasets has informed him of the many problems scientists face when trying to visualize their data.

Boyan Angelov has a decade of experience in academic and industry environments. He has delivered data science, engineering, and strategy work in the fields of bioinformatics, clinical trials, HRTech, and management consulting.