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Northwestern Data Science Career Evening
Fri, April 7, 2017, 4:30 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
NOTE: The event is currently sold out. One day after opening the registration, almost 100 students and postdocs had already registered ! ... and the numbers kept increasing rapidly.
However, please do sign up to the waiting list. We'll do our best to enable your participation.
Are you curious about transitioning into a career in data science?
Do you want to hear more about the data science field or learn how to acquire the skills needed to become a data scientist in industry?
Then you should join our first Northwestern Data Science Career Evening Workshop, which will feature both data science training programs and industry representatives from a variety of sectors.
You will learn about some of Chicago's data science activities, which provide opportunities to develop and demonstrate your skills, and you will hear about the work of the data scientist in different industries.
The program at a glance:
Keynote: Rockson Chang (Insight Data Science)
Ray Berg (ChiPy)
Christopher Whitaker (Chi Hack Night)
Panel Discussion with Data Science Companies
Participating companies: Uptake, Datascope, Tempus, Clarity Insights, SGCIB
Moderator: Satyender Goel, Research Assistant Professor in General Medicine, Northwestern University and HealthLNK
Following the introductory talks, there will be a structured networking reception where food and drinks will be provided and attendees will be able to interact with multiple industry/organizations representatives to learn about the sector-specific roles of data scientists in each company.
Visit our webpage for more details on the program
We look forward to seeing you!
Northwestern University Postdoctoral Forum (NUPF)
The Northwestern University Postdoctoral Forum (NUPF) is an organization focused on creating a community among Northwestern University (NU) postdocs across all disciplines, while sharing postdoc-specific resources for career and personal development.
Chicago Graduate Student Association (CGSA)
The Chicago Graduate Student Association (CGSA) is a student organization that encompasses graduate students in various science programs at Northwestern University’s Chicago campus.