Data Scientists Career Talk: From Academia to Industry

In this talk, I will share my own experience transitioning from academia to the tech industry, from neuroscience to AI. I will discuss different types of data scientists and their career paths. Half of this talk will be in the Q&A format.
We will discuss:
- PhD career paths
- different types and skills for data scientists
- career path in tech
Ju Yang(Spotify)

Ju is a senior machine learning engineer at Spotify on the advertising machine learning team. She received her PhD in Neuroscience from Columbia University. During her PhD, Ju explored various non-academia career paths, including consulting, biotech and data science. Ju is passionate about tech education and empowering women in STEM. .
  • Date: Sep 24, 14:00 (US Pacific Time)
  • Fee: Free
  • Available Seats: 390 (max 500)
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