Machine Learning Consulting in 2020: In-Depth Guide

Machine learning (ML) consulting, like AI consulting, is an emerging field where both traditional consultants and new startups compete. In this article, we will focus on ML specific challenges, for an overview of AI consulting and the players of the industry, please see our article on the topic.

What is the difference between ML and AI consulting?

Though machine learning (ML) is the subfield of AI with most commercial applications, it is best to distinguish between them

  • AI: includes all applications where the computer mimics human intelligence
  • ML: applications which use known data to create models that can be used to classify/process new data

Is ML consulting = deep learning consulting?

Not exactly. Deep learning is a subset of ML. However, deep learning is the most successful machine learning technique in terms of accuracy as of 2019 in most areas. Read more