Women in Data Science
By Professor Margot Gerritsen
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Hear from women leaders across the data science profession, as they share their advice, career highlights, and lessons learned along the way. This podcast is brought to you by the Stanford Institute for Computational & Mathematical Engineering (ICME) and the Stanford School of Engineering. Generous support for this podcast and other Women in Data Science initiatives has been provided by Intuit, Microsoft, SAP, Walmart Labs, and Western Digital.
||CleanChiara Sabatti | Algorithms and the Human Genome||Chiara Sabatti, professor of biomedical data science and of statistics at Stanford University, discusses trends in data science in genetics.||12/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanElena Grewal | From Education to Head of Airbnb Data Science||Elena Grewal, Airbnb’s head of data science, discovered the key to making successful career jumps: “Often it’s more about words being different than about skills being different”||12/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSonu Durgia | Optimizing the Online Shopping Experience||Sonu Durgia, Walmart Labs group product manager, mines the store’s massive backlog of digital interactions to engineer a better e-commerce experience.||11/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMegan Price | Data Science and the Fight for Human Rights||The executive director of the Human Rights Data Analysis Group (HRDAG) discusses how data science is being used to combat injustices in Central America and the Middle East.||11/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEileen Martin + Nilah Monnier Ioannidis | Data in Seismology and Genomics Research||Finding new ways to collect data – and a willingness to share it – are the hallmarks of a career in academia for two data scientists at Stanford.||11/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJanet George | The Multifaceted World of Data Storage||From manufacturing to product development, Western Digital’s chief data officer discusses how data science plays an important role in the storage industry.||11/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJennifer Widom | Math, Computers, & Music||Dean Jennifer Widom has seen computer science--and data science-- evolve from a narrow, specialized field into an interdisciplinary field that touches on broad swaths of society and is capable of solving important global problems.||10/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCaitlin Smallwood | Data-Driven Video Content||The VP of data science and analytics at Netflix discusses the future of storytelling.||10/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJennifer Chayes | Eliminating Bias||Jennifer Chayes, a technical fellow and managing director at Microsoft Research believes data scientists should build algorithms with Fairness, Accountability, Transparency, and Ethics – or FATE.||10/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|