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Speed Mentoring: Career Tracks in Technology

Women in Big Data (WiBD) and BNY Mellon’s Women in Technology (WiT) organized a speed mentoring event hosted by BNY Mellon Silicon Valley Innovation Center on April 19, 2018. The event included five diverse mentoring sessions led by outstanding industry leaders eager to assist and connect with colleagues on a beautiful Thursday California evening. The
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Women in Big Data and Apache Spark: Bay Area Apache Spark Meetup Summary

Databricks hosted a meetup in collaboration with the West Coast chapter of Women in Big Data on March 29, 2018. Click here for a report.

SoCal Showcase Meetup for Women in Big Data, Women in Data Science and PyData

After weeks of preparation, the Women in Big Data (WiBD) Southern California chapter, in collaboration with Women in Data Science (WIDS) Southern California and PyData Los Angeles, held a SoCal Showcase Meetup on Mar. 29th, 2018 at DataScience.com’s headquarters in Culver City. This event attracted a mix of men and women alike to learn more
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Women in Big Data Speed Mentoring Event

March 1, 2018 Intel Ronler Acre Campus, Hillsboro Oregon Women in Big Data’s North West Chapter Mentorship Committee organized a speed mentoring event on the afternoon of March 1 at Intel RA3 Campus, Hillsboro Oregon. This was the first kickoff event for the mentorship committee in 2018. The event was a huge success with an
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A Day @ VerveCon Technical Conference

It was very exciting to see more than 700 attendees (mostly women, a few men) on a Friday morning at Santa Clara Convention Center, ready to explore the Future with Tech experts from AI, IoT, Big Data, Data Science, Containers, UI, Product Management and Engineering. With over 30 talks from industry leaders and more than
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WiBD Meetup in Munich

The Munich chapter of Women in Big Data kicked off 2018 with a MeetUp on March 22nd, signifying the growth trajectory of WiBD chapter in Germany. We are delighted to see the EMEA Region develop, and we welcome Munich to our established team of chapters in N. Novgorod, Paris and Dublin. There was a lot
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Women in Big Data Australian Launch

On 20 March, 2018, the first Women in Big Data chapter in Australia was launched at a ceremony in the Members Private Dining Room of the Australian Parliament House. Speakers included Senator the Honorable Jane Hume,  Chair of Economics Legislation Committee, and Professor Elanor Huntington, Dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Science, Australian National University. This was a great
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Washington DC Meetup – March 7, 2018

The Washington, D.C. chapter of Women in Big Data recently hosted its first event of 2018, “Applications of Analytics in the Field of Natural and Technological Disasters.” East Coast Region Director Gunjan Sharma opened the evening with a brief presentation about WiBD, the field of data analytics, and careers within the field. Next, attendees heard from Pratima Damani,
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Q1 Newsletter, Women in Big Data – East

Women in Big Data – East Quarter 1 Newsletter February 15th, 2018 Hello WiBD community! Hope your New Year is off to a great start. WiBD East wrapped up 2017 with a 1200-member strong community across Washington DC, New York City, Boston and Pittsburgh. We are looking forward to an exciting 2018 with the launch of
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Speaking Confidently: Ways to Influence Relationships and Career Growth

The Women In Big Data West Coast/ Bay Area chapter kicked off 2018 on February 8 with our very first workshop: “Speaking Confidently: Ways to Influence Relationships and Career Growth.” The event was sponsored by Intel and organized by Women in Big Data Forum leadership team members Yulia Tell and Stella Mashkevitch. Our ‘WiBD instructor of the year” in
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