Women in Big Data Global



Welcome to the Women in Big Data™ Training Page!

Here you will find information on all of our past and upcoming technical and non-technical training workshops. We are still building up a list of future topics and dates so please check back here periodically for our quarterly events. Ideally, we would develop the list of upcoming topics from your input. Here is a link to a super-brief survey where you can influence future training content.

Thank you in advance for letting us know what kind of training would help you progress on your Big Data path.

Women in Big Data Training Committee


Headspin University

April, 2020 – Headspin A great free resource for anyone who wants to learn about test automation, especially Appium & Selenium.

CourseDuck Machine Learning Courses

January, 2020 – CourseDuck Machine Learning Courses

More than 10,000 student reviews across 150+ of the web's top Machine Learning courses, tutorials in search of the best way to learn Machine Learning in 2020.


September 17, 2018 – Intellipaat

An e-learning and professional certification company for software developers, IT administrators, and other professionals, headquartered in Bangalore, India. Intellipaat offers more than 150 courses on skills like Big Data, Data Science, Business Intelligence, AI, Blockchain and Cloud Computing. Intellipaat conducts corporate training programmes for clients including Ericsson, Genpact, Wipro, Cognizant and TCS, and has trained more than 7,00,000 professionals.

QuickStart Big Data courses

April 27, 2018 – QuickStart

A variety of for-fee Big Data courses

Intel Developer Zone

January 4, 2017 – Intel

Resources for practitioners in Big Data using Intel® platforms.

Eight Types of Data

October 9, 2017 – Data Science Central

Great breakdown of data sets into categories. Don’t get stuck figuring out what can be analyzed.

Comprehensive Repository of Data Science and ML Resources

October 9, 2017 – Data Science Central

Twenty-nine resources, mostly in the form of tutorials, covering most important topics in data science.

Fifteen-minute guide to choose effective courses for machine learning and data science

October 9, 2017 – Medium

A useful walk through a data science learning journey, complete with course recommendations! Advice for young professionals in non-CS field who wants to learn and contribute to data science/machine learning. Curated from personal experience.

Data and design are tools that, together, build great experiences for your users

October 9, 2017 – O'Reilly

Data capture, management, and analysis builds a bridge between design, user experience, and business relevance.

Deep Learning

September 18, 2017 – Google

Take Machine Learning to the next level

Machine Learning

September 18, 2017 – Standford University, Andrew Ng

This course provides a broad introduction to machine learning and statistical pattern recognition. Topics include: supervised learning (generative/discriminative learning, parametric/non-parametric learning, neural networks, support vector machines); unsupervised learning (clustering, dimensionality reduction, kernel methods); learning theory (bias/variance tradeoffs; VC theory; large margins); reinforcement learning and adaptive control. The course will also discuss recent applications of machine learning, such as to robotic control, data mining, autonomous navigation, bioinformatics, speech recognition, and text and web data processing.

Deep Learning Tutorial

September 18, 2017 – Stanford University

Omidyar Network Learning Series: What is Big Data, Small Credit?

September 1, 2017 – Omidyar

This learning series explores an innovative business model that leverages big data to help consumers who are invisible to lenders to gain access to credit. Find out how Big Data, Small Credit can help consumers to improve their lives, financial service providers to open new markets, and emerging markets to bolster their economies.

Defining Machine Learning

September 1, 2017 – Wikipedia

eBay Technology

September 1, 2017 – eBay Technology

Here are links dealing with the internal workings of eBay’s search engine, data, and architecture.

Intel® Nervana™ AI Academy

September 1, 2017 – Intel® Nervana™ AI Academy

Sharpen your machine learning skills and create the future of artificial intelligence

Hands-on training for developers, data scientists, and researchers

September 1, 2017 – NVIDIA Deep Learning Institute

Complimentary Online Training Courses by Linux Foundation for Q317

August 26, 2017 – Linux Foundation & Women in Big Data Forum

The Women in Big Data Forum, in partnership with the Linux foundation, is giving out limited complimentary codes for the following courses:

  • Essentials of System Administration
  • Linux Networking and Administration
  • Linux Security Fundamentals
  • Cloud Foundry for Developers
  • Containers for Developers and Quality Assurance
  • Kubernetes Fundamentals
  • Software Defined Networking Fundamentals
  • Fundamentals of Professional Open Source Management

Deadline to register using the complimentary code is September 30, 2017. If you are interested to get a code to register for a course, please contact shala.arshi@intel.com. (Note: one code is good for one course only. Codes are valid only courses only (not valid on course + certification bundle). Happy learning.

Big Data University

August 25, 2017 – Big Data University

Analytics, Big Data, and Data Science Courses. Your awesome career in Data Science and Data Engineering starts here.