Presented By O'Reilly and Cloudera
Make Data Work
September 25–26, 2017: Training
September 26–28, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY

Women in Big Data Luncheon

12:00pm1:15pm Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Location: 3D11
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 3 ratings)

Sponsored by:
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Want to network with other women (and men) attending Strata Data Conference? Then be sure to come to the Women in Big Data Luncheon on Wednesday.

Agenda

12:00pm: Informal networking

12:15pm: Welcoming remarks from Women in Big Data Forum New York satellite leader Debika Sharma

12:30 Presentation by Karen Matthys, executive director at External Partners ICME/Stanford: Diversity in data science—A call to action

12:40pm: Keynote presentation by Rebecca Bilbro: A practical approach to text analysis and its real-world applications

Rebecca Bilbro is lead data scientist at ByteCubed, where she and her team use machine learning and Python to build custom data solutions for commercial and government clients. She is also an adjunct faculty member at Georgetown University, an emeritus board member of Data Community DC, coauthor of Applied Text Analysis with Python (O’Reilly), and partner in District Data Labs, a DC-based open source collaborative. In her free time, Rebecca enjoys collaborating with local developers on inclusive, high-impact open source software projects like Scikit-Yellowbrick. She holds a PhD from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, where her research centered on communication and visualization practices in engineering.

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Suzanne Axtell | EVENTS MARKETING & DIVERSITY OUTREACH
10/13/2017 10:45am EDT

Hi Leanne, here is the link to the conference recordings in Safari: https://www.safaribooksonline.com/library/view/strata-data-conference/9781491976326/ The complete compilation will be available in about a week. You can find links to the photos and speaker decks on the Home page too.

Leanne Bishop | IT BUSINESS ANALYST - BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE
10/13/2017 10:39am EDT

Are recordings up in Safari yet? can you post the link? thanks!

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Suzanne Axtell | EVENTS MARKETING & DIVERSITY OUTREACH
09/12/2017 7:04am EDT

You’ll be able to watch the keynote presentations live via the O’Reilly Media Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/OReilly) and the conference recordings will be available for viewing in Safari (https://www.safaribooksonline.com/home/) approximately 3 weeks after the conference ends.

Metihe Kastrati |
09/12/2017 3:46am EDT

Can i attend the conference remotely? I live in South East Europe and for me would be very beneficial to attend this conference from this side of the world.