We were at Turkish Hadoop Users Group (TRHUG) 2016 event at Marriott Hotel Asia on Nov 25th! TRHUG 2016 was the largest technical event on Big Data in Turkey in 2016. Event link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/trhug-2016-registration-28265722537#
Şükrü Hasdemir from Fikrimuhal made a presentation introducing Machine Learning and Predictive Analytics. ML is the next step in the analytics landscape, as it allows accurate forecasts and predictions of key metrics and user actions into the future.
The presentation gave examples of use cases from various industries, and displayed recommendation systems as an example application of Machine Learning. You can find the presentation here: http://www.slideshare.net/sukruhasdemir/fikrimuhal-trhug-2016-machine-learning