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Women in Big Data Founders
Machine Learning with Python and Scikit-learn

Machine Learning with Python and Scikit-learn

On April 27, 2017, an enthusiastic crowd of sixty-one women turned up as Cloudflower’s Lukas Biewald conducted a class on Python and Scikit-Learn. Sponsored by the Women in Big Data Forum, the class took place at the MapR campus in San Jose, California. Lukas is the founder and Chief Data Scientist for Crowdflower and an expert
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AWS Big Data Workshop

What do… – Sixty women – Two men – One six-year old boy… … have in common? They all attended the hand’s on Big Data Workshop hosted by the East Coast chapter of the WiBD Forum. Tracy Swensson was there too, and reports in her blog. Find out more.

WiBD Interview Workshop, May 4, 2017

The Women in Big Data Workshop, May 4, 2017 Forty-seven attendees showed up to a packed room  at Cloudera HQ to join Bob Loftis in a workshop on Interviewing Skills. Women of many ages, nationalities and points in their careers attended the event, recognizing the need for soft skills training  (as hard skills alone are simply not enough to navigate today’s
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Women in Big Data (WiBD) Members Appreciation Event

Women in Big Data (WiBD) Members Appreciation Event

Women In Big Data held the very first Members Appreciation Event on the evening of Thursday, April 6,  hosted by Intel at the SC-12 Auditorium. This was the very first time all members were invited to a single event, after having grown from only 15 members to over 1900 in the past two years! The goal of
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