Increase machine learning accuracy by 2x, automatically

A global bank used automated feature engineering by Feature Labs to improve their existing fraud prediction system to generate an additional €190,000 per 2 million transactions evaluated Learn how

Increase machine learning accuracy by 2x, automatically

A global bank used automated feature engineering by Feature Labs to improve their existing fraud prediction system to generate an additional €190,000 per 2 million transactions evaluated Learn how

What is Feature Labs?

Technology to remove the bottlenecks in the data science process

Quickly explore data

Reduce the time needed to build end-to-end models and iterate towards better understanding of your data in less time.

Find the right prediction problem

With “prediction engineering”, you can focus on what to solve rather than how to solve it.

Make data "machine learning ready"

Use Deep Feature Synthesis to prepare raw relational and transactions datasets for machine learning or predictive modeling.

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Feature Engineering vs Feature Selection

All machine learning workflows depend on feature engineering and feature selection. However, they are often erroneously equated by the data science and machine learning communities. Although they share some overlap, these two ideas have different objectives. Knowing...

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Feature Engineering: Secret to data science success

Prior to starting Feature Labs, I researched data science automation in the Data to AI Lab at MIT. Unlike most data scientists who work in a single domain, our group had sponsors from a wide range of industries. This gave us the unique opportunity to develop innovative solutions to use with the diverse problems we worked on.

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Learn Feature Engineering in MIT’s Big Data Analytics Course

Feature Labs is pleased to share that our open source library, Featuretools, is being used in a new MIT course on Data Science and Big Data Analytics. Feature engineering is a vital skill for all data scientists, so we are excited to provide the library that enables teaching it alongside other important machine learning topics for the first time.

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Applying Data Science Automation to Better Predict Credit Card Fraud

If you use a credit card, you probably know the feeling of having your card declined due to a suspected fraudulent transaction. An industry report from 2015 found that one out of every six legitimate cardholders experienced at least one declined transaction because of inaccurate fraud detection in the past year. That makes fraud detection an expensive problem for issuers: Those declined transactions lead to nearly $118 billion dollars in losses on an annual basis.

Even though numerous machine learning approaches have been developed in the past to address fraud, newly introduced data science automation platforms like Feature Labs give us a reason to revisit the problem. And now, any organization can see the power of automation for themselves using our just announced developer library, Featuretools.

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Featuretools at CMU’s Learn Lab

Feature Labs visited Carnegie Mellon University this past July to participate in the 17th annual Simon Initiative’s LearnLab Summer School on Educational Data Mining. During the program we introduced teams to Featuretools, our open source feature engineering library. You can find the complete details in the Featuretools blog post, but here the highlights:

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