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@WiBDSA – Introduction to Machine Learning

“She believed she could, so she did…”   As groups advocating for women in the tech space, WiBDSA, Retro Rabbit, CodingMamas, RLadies and WiMLDS recently joined together to collaborate on an important event, Introduction to Machine Learning. Aimed at empowering women from all levels of skill sets with the knowledge and tools needed to build
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Five Lessons from a Five-city Roadshow: The SAP HANA and AWS Sagemaker ML Workshop West Coast Tour

By Tina Tang, co-founder Women in Big Data AWS, SAP, and Womeninbigdata.org partnered for a five-city workshop tour September 4-12, through San Diego, Los Angeles, Palo Alto, Seattle, and Vancouver. The workshops played to full rooms of data scientists in every location. Signaling strong interest in learning how the technologies of both vendors can work together in
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WiBD and Pinterest

On October 29, 2019 the women of Pinterest Engineering and WiBD hosted a casual evening of mind-sharing, lightening talks about Pinterest’s work.The event took place at the Pinterest headquarters in San Francisco CA, USA. Regina Karson, WiBD SF Bay Area Chapter Director, kicked off the well-attended evening with Clara Timpe and Tian-Ying Chang from Pinterest,
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#WiBDSA – From Fibre Cable to Careers in Big Data

Written by: Johanna Thathaisa – Training Lead 31 October 2019 Women in Big Data has certainly been painting the city red amongst the many events in 2019; in our efforts to advance our mission to drive inclusion of women in the Tech industry, here is an insight of what we have been up to in
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Data Trends afterwork discussion at Vodafone London

Women in Big Data organised a panel discussion at Vodafone Headquarters in London the 8th of October, 2019 in the evening. The attendees started joining around 6pm and were welcomed with food and drinks. By the time the event kicked off at 7pm, a lot of great conversations and networking were already going on! Sagree
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Bob Loftis on Procrastination

By  Promila Agarwal On Aug 28th I had the pleasure of attending my very first event as co-host for Women in Big Data: an awesome talk by Bob Loftis on Procrastination. The event took place at Intel’s Santa Clara site, and close to 40 participants attended (which was great; we were targeting only 35–40). Many thanks
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Women in Big Data in Russia welcoming Moscow chapter on board

On September 10, the Women in Big Data team in Russia had the first meetup in Moscow hosted by Google. This event was special and long-awaited for us, as it started the Moscow chapter of Women in Big Data community. Warm greetings, an exciting excursion around the Google office, welcome coffee and snacks, accompanied by
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Afterwork event – Women in Big Data in collaboration with intel @intel Munich

By Nahia Orduna The WiBD Afterwork event took place at Intel in Munich during the Oktoberfest, the famous celebration joined by millions of people from around the world who come to Bavaria to enjoy beer and a unique atmosphere. We had around one hundred attendees who enjoyed our event with us while the rest of
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WiBD Düsseldorf Event #5

The Düsseldorf Chapter of Women in Big Data held a meetup event at Vorwek — Airgate Düsseldorf on September 12, 2019. The world around Big Data and IoT, especially in connection to the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), is not only complex, but also confusing. The aim of this event was to give the
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How to Help Women with Disabilities Get into Big Data

By Sally Keys How to Help Women with Disabilities Get into Big Data One way to encourage more women into the Big Data industry is to make workplaces and online systems more accessible to those with disabilities. Web accessibility is becoming increasingly more important now that businesses of every kind are conducting more of their
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