During this exciting meetup, we are going to hear from three data professionals about their journey in the data industry. Lets meet them!
Scott Moeller Scott is an industrial systems engineer, recently-turned data scientist. He began his career in the Pipeline Facilities department at SaskEnergy where he obtained his Professional Engineer designation. In his spare time, Scott taught himself python programming which led to an interest and further personal development in data modelling and machine learning. Shortly after joining Data for Good, Scott partook in the Regina Food Bank project, which helped to solidify his desire to pursue a career in the industry. In the summer of 2021, Scott started working as a Data Scientist at eHealth Saskatchewan.
Scott Wells Scott Wells’ experience spans the Oil and Gas, Healthcare, Telecommunications and Financial sectors, including leading data teams for the past decade. Scott’s current role is the Director of Business Process and Analytics at SaskEnergy. In his role, he is working to build an analytics practice within SaskEnergy and transform processes using a data-driven approach. Scott has been involved in Data For Good since 2018 and a Co-Lead since 2020.
Michael Burjack Michael Burjack (he/him) is a Senior Development Manager of Growth Engineering at Shopify. He leads a global development team accelerating Shopify’s merchant acquisition efforts through internal platform tooling, high-velocity experimentation, and organic channel management. Prior to Shopify, Michael practised growth engineering for a decade at Tripadvisor building data-driven performance marketing systems across every major acquisition channel, including organic, paid, social, television, and telesales. Michael launched his career investing 12 years with various startups, honing his passion and calling: Uncovering what makes people click.
The zoom link will open 15 minutes before the meetup (so 6:45), and I hope to see you all there.