Session: Career Path for Data Science - How to be a Data Scientist?
In this workshop, we would like to talk about career paths for data science that includes - what is the role of Data Scientists?, Value of Data Science for a Business, Data Science Career Prospects, Skills required to be a Data Scientist and resources/projects for people starting their journey in Data Science.
- The presenters are from Ex-Meta, Ex-LinkedIn and currently at TikTok. They'll be sharing their own journey of getting into data science.
- Attendees should feel confident about the role of Data Science in a tech industry and how to succeed in their careers.
- Attendees will learn various roles in Data and what value it provides to the business
- This session will provide them with the resources, and skills to become a Data Scientist
Claire Zhang is a data scientist @TikTok, ex-LinkedIn, Ex-NGO promoting women in tech. She is a current co-chair of Women Employee Resource Group (ERG) in TikTok empowering women inside and outside of TikTok.
Isha Shah is a data scientist @Tiktok, ex-Meta. She works with the product team on launching new features to keep the platform safe. She is passionate about working in data and supporting women in technology. In her spare time, Isha enjoys dancing, reading books and creating videos that help educate users on sustainable living.