Sharps & Squares: Sports Betting 101 with Cory Waters
Thursday, March 21st, 2019: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
March 17, 2019,
Volume 252, Issue 2

1909 (FKA Palm Beach Tech Space) - West Palm Beach

Recent court rulings and declining resistance from the NFL and MLB is leading to the legalization of sports betting across the US. Despite a market size estimated at 100 billion dollars, little is known about the online sports betting industry (at least in the US). Data scientists and analysts will find themselves in demand in this new market. Sports betting relies on probability, predictive modeling, and data wrangling skills.

In the talk, you'll get an overview of the industry from both perspectives, the sportsbook, and the bettor. I'll answer some common questions: how do sportsbooks make money?

Hosted by Dan Ryan From Palm Beach Data Science

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