What we're about

Welcome to the largest data science group in the Southern United States! 
We are a gathering of current and aspiring data science practitioners, focusing on practical applications of data science to solve interesting, meaningful challenges across specialties and industries.

Meetup topics include: 
• data science 
• machine learning 
• predictive analytics 
• data visualization 
• natural language processing 
• deep learning 
• data engineering 
• exploratory data analysis 
• statistics 
• computer science 
• open-source technologies

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Upcoming events (4)

Data Innovators Conference: Leading Edge Approaches Across Industries

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## OVERVIEW

Industry leaders and practitioners show how data is shaping their respective industries and sub-industries – with the goal of sharing knowledge and applications that can be transferred cross-industry.
The program will feature industry-specific data experts speaking to innovative applications and models being leveraged by their individual industries, with the goal of sharing transferable knowledge and techniques that data scientists and executives can apply in their own respective industries.
2022 Speakers:
Anindya Datta | Chief Executive Officer @ Mobilewalla 💹
Inderpal Bhandari, PhD | Global Chief Data Officer @ IBM 👩🏾‍💻
Michael Grove |Founder & SVP Engineering @ Stardog 🐕
Santosh Kudva | Chief Data Officer @ GE Gas Power💡
Francisco Rius | Head of Data Science @ Minecraft 🌳
Yufeng (Louis) W. | Machine Learning Engineer @ Snapchat 📸
Vani Petcar | Senior Manager, Marketing Analytics @ Twitter 💗
Frances Boykin, PhD | Director of Advanced Analytics @ AT&T 📲
Smitha Dakappa | Analytics Lead @ Wal-mart 🛒
Shashank Goswami | Data Scientist @ CVS Health ❤️‍🩹
Swarn Avinash Kumar | Applied Research Scientist @ Meta 🌌
Vijay Raghavendra | CTO @ SymphonyAI 🎼
Jessica Larson | Data Engineer @ Pinterest 🖼️
Apurvaa Subramaniam | Senior Data Scientist @ Instacart 🥕
Joyce L. Myers | Chief Data & Analytics Officer @ U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command ✈️
Brian Mink, Esq | General Counsel @ InTown Suites 🏨
Kratik Malholtra | Head of Data Science @ Texas A&M Football Team 🏈
Ahmad Haider, PhD | Senior Director, Data and Analytics Architecture @ Vertex Pharmaceuticals 💊
Max Wang | Director of Data Science @ CubeSmart 🧳
Aishwarya Srinivasan | Data Scientist @ Google 🔎
Morgan M. Miller | CoE Analytics @ Kroger 🍒
Bill Franks | Director, Center for Statistics and Analytical Research @ Kennesaw State University 🦉
Alex Baker | Senior Federal Data Scientist @ KPMG 📈
Arun Krishnaswamy, PhD | Director Data Science @ Workday 👯
Casey Hart | Ontologist @ Olive 🫒
Deborah Kariuki | AI Fellow @ MIT 🏫
Farhana Faruqe | Data Scientist / Founding Board @ Children's National Health System / AI & Ethics Journal 🏥
Garima Sharma | Chief Technology Officer @ Microsoft 💻
Hartnell Ndungi | Chief Data Officer @ Absa Group 💵
Ian Murray, PhD | Analytics & Data Science Lead, Trust & Safety @ Google 🗺️
Morgan Cundiff | Data Science Manager @ LTK 🛍️
Piya Mohapatra | Director of Data Science @ Monster 👾
Ray Deiotte | Chief Data Officer - Global Healthcare and Life Sciences @ NetApp 🌐
Selma Dogic | Manager Analytics COE @ Carter's 👶
Ganapathi Pulipaka, PhD | Chief AI Scientist @ Accenture 💼
Peter Mancini | Principal Data Scientist, VP @ Citizens Bank 💳
Afrozy Ara | Director - Data Science & Analytics @ Incedo Inc. 📃
Jean-leah Njoroge, PhD | Senior Data Scientist @ Dell EMC 💾
Krystal Perez | Senior Data Manager @ Pfizer 💉
Melissa Ngamini, PhD | Senior Data Scientist @ ADP 📅
Nechama Katan | Director of Data Science @ Pfizer 💊
Pritam Gautam | Manager, Data Science @ KPMG 📊
Sarah Nooravi | Data Scientist @ SnapChat 📷
AGENDA - NAVIGATE AGENDA / SESSIONS FROM HERE
DAY 1 - CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS & INDUSTRY PANELS

  • WHEN: Wednesday, April 12 from 9AM - 5PM EST

DAY 2 - CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS & LABS

  • When: Thursday, April 13 from 9AM - 5PM EST

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K-12 Data Science Conference 2023

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Data scientist is now the highest-paying job for students graduating with a bachelor’s degree in the United States and is projected to grow from a $138.9 billion market in 2020 to a $229.4 billion market by 2025. However, experiences with data are rare in today’s K-12 classrooms and curriculum.
This conference will introduce K-12 students, educators, and parents to foundational data science concepts and examples of data science careers across industries with a combination of workshops and presentations, divided into three levels for age-appropriate content. *K-12 educators and parents are encouraged to attend!*
THIS CONFERENCE WILL BE MULTI-TRACK:
### ⭐ GRADES K-4 📊

  • FOUNDATIONAL CONCEPTS: Establish intuition and core ways of thinking about and visualizing data

### ⭐ GRADES 5-8 💻

  • TOOLS & TECHNIQUES: Focus on platforms and tools that support data analysis and bring insight

### ⭐ GRADES 9-12 🚀

  • BECOMING A DATA SCIENTIST: Learn what it takes to be a data scientist -- including skills, training and education

### ⭐ K-12 EDUCATORS 👩🏽‍🏫

  • WHO, WHAT, WHEN, WHERE, & WHY: We'll incorporate presentations, panels, and other hands-on sessions that are specific to K-12 educators

2022 Speakers:
💹 Anindya Datta, PhD | Chief Executive Officer @ Mobilewalla
📲 Frances Boykin, PhD | Director of Advanced Analytics @ AT&T
🧳 Michael Foster | Data Scienstist @ Cubesmart
🧊Tai Yang | Data Scienstist @ Cubesmart
📈 Vivek Saahil | Analytics Team Lead @ STEM Fellowship
👜 Morgan Cundiff | Data Science Manager @ LTK
📑Keira Williams | Data Scientist @ Shipt
✈️ Mary Stimson | Big Data Analyst @ Southwest Airlines
👾 Piya Mohapatra | Director of Data Science @ Monster
🎓 Kimberly Gardner | Professor @ Kennesaw State University
🥕 Apurvaa Subramaniam | Senior Data Scientist @ Instacart
🏨 Brian Mink, Esq. | General Counsel @ InTown Suites
💼 Ganapathi Pulipaka, PhD | Chief Data Scientist @ DeepSingularity LLC
🎓 Ginger Baxter | Assistant Dean, Unanue Graduate Career Advancement & Engagement @ University of Miami Business School
📑 Tierra Dixon | Data Analyst for Customer Service and Methodology @ Shipt
🍒 Morgan M. Miller | CoE Analytics @ Kroger
📰 Dat Tran | Associate Data Scientist @ Mobilewalla
🏈 Kratik Malholtra | Head of Data Science @ Texas A&M Football Team
🎮 Francisco Rius | Head of Data Science - Minecraft @ Microsoft
💸Harshad Shrikhande | Senior Data Scientist @ Zuora
🏫 Nikolas Zetouni | CEO @ Next Gen EduCare
💉 Nechama Katan | Director of Data Science @ Pfizer
🏥 Farhana Faruqe | Data Scientist / Founding Board @ Children's National Health System / AI & Ethics Journal
🍾 Jai Prakash Director, Planning Analytics and Technology @ Beam Suntory
📊 Angan Samadder | Data Science Intern @ Mobilewalla
📚 Priya Arvind Singh Sengar | Data Scientist @ Old Dominion University
🎨 Brad MacDonald | Director of Media Studio @ Exploratorium
👨‍💻 Dibya Mukhopadhyay | Principal Data Scientist @ Zuora
🌌 Charles Duze | Analytics Leadership @ Meta
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Data Science Connect Europe Conference 2023

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# #DSCE2023
### September 13-14, 2023

## OVERVIEW

The Inaugural Data Science Connect Europe Conference will showcase the wide variety of advanced data science applications across Europe as experts and practitioners across industries and disciplines discuss how they are leveraging data science in their respective verticals and domains.
AGENDA - NAVIGATE AGENDA / SESSIONS FROM HERE
DAY 1 - CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS & INDUSTRY PANELS

  • When: Wednesday, September 13 from 9AM - 5PM CEST

DAY 2 - CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS & LABS

  • WHEN: Thursday, September 14 from 9AM - 5PM CEST

Data Science Connect Conference 2023

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The Sixth Annual Data Science Connect Conference will showcase the wide variety of advanced data science applications across industries.

Past events (160)

Data Science Connect Conference 2022 (Free 2-Day Virtual Conference)

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