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Women in Big Data Founders


Creating a Culture of Mindfulness

By Usha Ramalingam, Chapter Director In honor of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, the St. Louis chapter was happy to host a session on how to develop a Culture of Mindfulness by Rani Jayakumar. Rani Jayakumar is a certified mindfulness instructor from Mindful Schools, a yoga and mindfulness instructor through Little Flower Yoga, and
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Introduction to Cognitive Services part 2: Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Cognitive Services in the School and Workplace

Regina Karson, WiBD US Board Member March, 2021 part 2 of 2 of this vibrant series where Marie Smith, CIO of Data 360, and Maureen Dunne, Autism Angels, discussed supporting neurodiversity in schools, the workplace and entrepreneurship. Maureen discussed how terms, wording, skillsets that focus on strengths for autistic populations and how models for success
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A Virtual Coffee with Vanessa Chow, social media advisor to Women in Big Data

By Tina Tang I sat down with Vanessa on a recent afternoon—me in Palo Alto and she in Irvine, California. I first met Vanessa back in 2019 while she interned for SAP’s Business Technology Platform product marketing team. Gratefully, she came to work on Women in Big Data’s non profit launch, assessing our social media
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The Walt Disney Company and Women in Big Data Honor Women’s History Month with a Magical Celebration: Amplifying Your Voice as a Women in the Workforce

By Ilyana “Lily” Salem Did you ever feel like Big Bird? Imagine those gangly orange legs and bright yellow feathers walking down a New York City neighborhood. Try that now in a high-tech office in the Silicon Beach, Valley or Forest, in front of a computer, passing through the lounge, or sitting at the head
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WiBD’s Peer Group Mentoring Program Kick-off

By Erika Lunceford, Board member of WiBD Silicon Valley Chapter Deborah Sgro, Independent Technology Career Coach, has designed and kicked off the Peer Group Mentoring Program for Women in Big Data.  This is an exciting program that we are working to scale during 2021 and 2022 to help people grow their careers.  In addition to
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Paris Chapter 2021 Kickoff Event

March 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm EST Anna Marchon Welcome remarks We are very thankful to all the panel speakers for sharing their thoughts, energy and inspiration. Aruna Schwarz, CEO, Stelae Technologies Alice Memang, Co-founder – COO, Delfox Alexandra Prigent-Labeis, Managing Partner, Accellency Mihir Sarkar, Chief Data Officer, Engie Digital Sebastien Gibier, Director SAP.iO Foundry, SAP
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International Women’s Day – Sri Ramaswamy

Women in Big Data is spotlighting amazing women. Entrepreneur, Thought leader and Data expert. Big Data/AI Insurance Products specialist passionate about creating enterprise AI based solutions (generating ROI) leveraging domain expertise that changes insurance industry for the next generation. Have 18+ years of extensive experience in enterprise application architecture, enterprise s/w product development, business intelligence,
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International Women’s Day – Dovan Rai

Women in Big Data is spotlighting amazing women. Being a curious individual interested in exploring diverse disciplines resulting in the expansion of knowledge. I love creating things, building software platforms or communities to help maximize individual and collective potentials. I was born in a village in the eastern plains of Nepal, Bashaha-Beltar, and grew up
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International Women’s Day – Nataliya Komleva

Women in Big Data is spotlighting amazing women. Nataliya Komleva is a Software Program Manager at the Architecture, Graphics and Software Organization at Intel Corporation. She holds a Master’s degree in Business Informatics from the National Research University Higher School of Economics (NRU HSE), Faculty of Maths and Computer Science. As a schoolgirl I was
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International Women’s Day – Janine Böckmann

Women in Big Data is spotlighting amazing women. Working for a German mid-sized company which is specialized in strategic and end-to-end BI consulting, Janine Böckmann shares how being part of the Data Analytics team has given her the opportunity to work together with her team on client’s requirements and support her customer with how to
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