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What is Data Science? How To Break Into The Industry

What is Data Science? How To Break Into The Industry
August 02, 2019 01:00 PM EDT - August 02, 2019 02:00 PM EDT
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The field of Data Science is huge, and it's growing. From Data Architects, Data Analysts, to Machine Learning Engineers and Statisticians (just to name a few), deciding which career to pursue and where to start can be stressful. Shivani Rao has spent her career in many of these fields, growing her skills and learning how to successfully navigate a career in Data Science. Ask Shivani anything in this live Q&A;!

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Shivani Rao is a Senior Applied Researcher working in the AI group at LinkedIn. She has accrued research experience in Industry and academia in areas of Machine Learning, Data Mining and Computer Vision. Outside of R&D; work, she loves engaging with the larger technical community, via writing and speaking and serving on the organizing committee of workshops and conferences. Shivani has published and helped organize various academic and industry conferences including KDD, NIPS and GHC. Shivani is also passionate about mentoring and supporting women in tech via outreach events with organizations like Hackbright Academy, Technovation. You can find her on: www.shivanirao.info

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