Are you a postdoctoral researcher or PhD candidate looking to transition into a career in industry? Do you want a career that leverages your quantitative experience in a fast-growing and in-demand field? Or are you simply curious about the potential path to the many career opportunities in industry? We invite you to gain a perspective on data science from two program directors of the Insight Data Science Fellows Program.Insight is an intensive, seven-week postdoctoral training fellowship that bridges the gap between academia and a career in data science. Based in Silicon Valley and NYC, the program enables scientists to learn the industry specific skills needed to work in the growing field of big data at leading technology companies.
This talk is intended for anyone who is interested in data science; all backgrounds are welcome!
When: Thurs, March 10, 12:00 pm â€“ 1:30 pm (networking event to follow)
Where: Auditorium 1005, Genome and Biomedical Sciences Facility (GBSF)
Speakers: Katie Amrine, PhD and Wafa Soofi, PhD