Past Meetup

Data Driven NYC #70 (A FirstMark Event)

This Meetup is past

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Our speakers this month include:

• A fireside chat with Heads of Data Science at top hedge funds:
- Matt Ober, Chief Data Scientist, Third Point LLC (hedge fund with ~$17.5B+ assets under management)
- Alex Izydorczyk, Head of Data Science, Coatue (hedge fund with $15B+ assets under management)

• Antoine Boulanger & Daniel Chia, Senior Engineering Manager & Senior Software Engineer on Google's Spanner team (Google's scalable, multi-version, globally-distributed, and synchronously-replicated database)

Spanner is Google's globally distributed NewSQL database.

• Dillon Erb, Founder & CEO of Paperspace (A high-performance cloud computing & ML development platform for building, training and deploying machine learning models)

Paperspace, based in Brooklyn, has raised $21.5M from Y Combinator, Initialized Capital, Battery Ventures, and others.


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5:45pm- 6:00pm: Pre-event networking

6:00pm-8:15pm: Talks

8:15pm-9pm: Drinks and networking.

Please arrive early to guarantee admission.

***NOTE*** Due to Moody's security requirements, if you did not RSVP before 11am on the day of, we cannot guarantee your admission since Moody's requests the list by noon on the day of. ***NOTE***