In this liveProject, you’ll create baseline models with Naive and sNaive methods for time series forecasts that you can use as a point of comparison for other models. Taking on the role of a data scientist for a large retail company, you’ll go hands-on to prepare sales data, create the baseline models, and optimize a Prophet model to compare against your baseline.
The liveProject series is for intermediate data scientists interested in tackling their first end-to-end machine learning project. To begin this liveProject, you will need to be familiar with the following:
In this liveProject, you’ll tackle different areas of forecasting and model building. The skills you learn are the same kind used to solve complex problems by forecasters and data scientists in the industry.