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Women in Big Data, Salesforce, Tibco Present AI and Ethics

By Regina Karson, WiBD Chapter Director & Board Member. Women in Big Data, Salesforce, Tibco Present AI and Ethics May 21, 2020 at 9am-10am PST Agenda: – Intros: Regina Karson, WiBD Chapter Director & WiBD USA Board Member – Kathy Baxter, Architect Ethical AI Practice, Salesforce – Catalina Herrera, Senior Data Scientist, Tibco – Q&A Kathy
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WiBD and NVIDIA: AI-powered Healthcare Solutions Against COVID-19

Regina Karson, WiBD Board Member & Chapter Director. On May 12, 2020, Renee Yao, Global Healthcare AI Startups Lead, NVIDIA, curated a group of leaders in healthcare and life science to discuss how they are using AI to help fight against COVID-19. As the outbreak of COVID-19 continues to spread throughout the world, leading experts
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Data Science Strategy – Tips and Tricks for Ensuring Project Success

By Regina Karson, Women in Big Data Board Member and Chapter Director Data Science Strategy – Tips and Tricks for Ensuring Project Success Overview: Data science teams have been embedded in businesses for quite some time now, but many of these groups have a larger graveyard of unfinished projects than implemented projects. What will it
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Women in Big Data and LinkedIn: Vision 2020

By Regina Karson, WiBD Board Member and Chapter Director. On Jan 22nd, 2020, LinkedIn hosted an event in partnership with Women in Big Data. More than 200 professionals gathered to hear and share their vision for the brand-new decade. The event covered a number of talks around LinkedIn’s key recommendation feature: Jobs You May Be Interested
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WiBD Online Event – Dr. Michelle Chappel: “Create a Life That Totally Rocks”

By Elaine Kwok and Shala Arshi. As events continue to become more virtual, Women in Big Data continues to offer live online events to our members. The latest one was held on April 22, 2020 covering a very interesting and interactive Career Coaching topic by an amazing and inspiring speaker. We were honored to have
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WiBD Online Workshop with Bob Loftis

By Stella Mashkevitch. All restrictions put in place by the COVID-19 pandemic couldn’t stop Women in Big Data in Silicon Valley from having our interactive, hands-on workshop with executive coach Robert (Bob) G. Loftis online on April 14. On contrary, since the event was online, we were able to invite members from our sister chapters
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WiBD Düsseldorf Event #7 – Yes We Can!

By Liisel Jessop, Vodafone Group YES WE CAN! To celebrate International Women’s Day, this WiBD DUS event on March 5, 2020 @Metronom GmbH was just about us – WOMEN. We had a special line up of magnificent women to enlighten and inspire us. They shared their experiences with us and explained which skills and tools
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Womxn in Big Data South Africa: Female-Headed Households in South Africa

By Nikiwe Sambo, Digital Media Lead , and Paul Kennedy,  Zindi Community Coordinator 14 April 2020 Women in Big Data SA partnered with Zindi Africa to run a Womxn in Big Data South Africa: Female-Headed Households in South Africa Challenge. Female household headship has been on the rise in South Africa in recent years. Compared to
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The Power of Coaching

By Regina Karson, WiBD Chapter Director. GoCoach provides coaching services and has been featured in Forbes, Business Insider, etc. On March 22, WiBD and GoCoach hosted a virtual panel discussion on what professional coaching is and how it can benefit you. The participants are eligible for one hour of free coaching. About the Event Are you
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Have You Met Her? Maleeha Qazi

By Elaine Kwok. Let’s get to know each other a little bit better, shall we? “Someday we’ll find it, the rainbow connection…the lovers, the dreamers, and me.” Growing Up with Women in Big Data: Q&A with Maleeha Qazi When Kermit the Frog first sang “Rainbow Connection” before leaving the swamp at the beginning of The
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