Practical Data Science: Bridging the Gap from Academia to Industry
Kevin Novak, Data Scientist at Uber Data Science. Big Data. Machine Learning. These are widely recognized to be among the hottest trends in Silicon Valley and the broader startup community; Harvard Business Review, Yahoo, and Forbes all agree.
During the talk, Kevin will discuss:
Getting Started: How to leverage academic experience into a successful data science career? Making the Transition: How to "bridge the gap" from academia to industry? Finding the Right Fit: How to find a data scientist for your startup?
Join Kevin Novak, Data Scientist with Uber, as his shares his experiences transitioning from physicist to data scientist at one of the premier data-driven startups in the valley.