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Ed Buban

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Must Know Topics for Entrepreneurs: Thursdays- 9/3/20- 11/5/20 at Noon, PST

Shuchi Rana, Co-Director Women in Big Data Silicon Valley Chapter.  On September 3, 2020, Women in Big Data kicked off the Entrepreneur series with Micah Bladwin on “Ideation and Funding”. Micah mentioned how this Conversation in the lifecycle of a business is the most fun. You spend your time thinking about what “can be”, you
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How to Elevate Your Career Webinar

By Shala Arshi. Women in Big Data hosted Lauren Hagerty, the Director of Marketing and Community at PowerToFly, to cover the topic “How to Elevate Your Career”.  This was an online event on September 8, 2020. We had a very engaged audience with many questions for Lauren. Lauren gave an inside look at the PowerToFly
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Women in Big Data St. Louis Chapter – Ameren Young Women Career Day Activity

By Usha Ramalingam, Chapter Director.  On August 5th, 2020 St. Louis Chapter members participated in the Young Women Career Day activity sponsored by Ameren WISE (Women Influencing Success in Energy). The WISE sponsored career day was a virtual activity that showcased various career options available in the Energy and Utilities industry. Approximately 30 students participated
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An Introduction to Presto, an Open Source Distributed SQL Engine

By Shala Arshi. On August 27, 2020, Women in Big Data hosted Dipti Borkar, cofounder and chief product officer at Ahana, to talk about Presto technology.  It was a very educational session with great engagement and questions. Dipti started by sharing her career journey and how she co-founded Ahana, a Presto company. After beginning her
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