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Mark Voortman

About Mark Voortman

Mark is a Data Scientist at Othot and a visiting assistant professor of information technology at Point Park.

Anomalies: Drivers of Progress

By |2020-05-06T11:50:44-04:00April 29, 2020|

The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new discoveries, is not “Eureka” but “That’s funny...” - Isaac Asimov Newton’s law of universal gravitation made successful [...]

Predictive Modeling for Enrollment

By |2018-12-08T08:03:55-05:00October 17, 2017|

Last week on the Othot blog, I talked about why higher education institutions should use predictive analytics. This week I’ll discuss one area where predictive analytics can have a tremendous [...]

Predictive Analytics and Higher Education

By |2018-07-07T19:48:22-04:00October 11, 2017|

Predictive analytics is the practice of extracting information from existing data sets in order to determine patterns and predict future outcomes and trends. In essence, predictive analytics makes predictions about [...]

The Complexity of Simplicity

By |2018-12-08T09:23:50-05:00September 21, 2016|

I sometimes wonder how many people have heard of John von Neumann 1]. No, he is not a sports legend or something along those lines (see last week's Original Thought [...]