In this week’s #DataTalk, we chat with Justin Dawkins, Managing Partner at Collab Capital about ways organizations can help support Black startups and entrepreneurs.
Justin is a successful entrepreneur and full stack developer with nearly 20 years of experience. As co-founder of Goodie Nation, he has helped over 30 entrepreneurs launch their tech-enabled social impact businesses.
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EPISODE 137: We talk with Dr. Wendy Ng about her work fighting biological viruses at Oxford University and later moving into cybersecurity and fighting computer viruses at Experian.
Dr. Wendy Ng is Head of IT Strategy, Planning and Operating Model, where she works with the business to ensure the corporate roadmap aligns with organisation strategy and objectives. Previously, she was Experian’s DevSecOps Security Managing Advisor, wh...
EPISODE 136: In this episode, we learn how Marcelo Pimenta led his data science teams in São Paolo, Brazil to quickly launch a COVID Radar -- a data platform to help health care organizations, universities and other global organization track and fight COVID-19. This innovative project led Experian to partner with BCG, EY, Edelman, Microsoft, United Nations, World Observatory of Human Affairs, The World Business Organization, Porter...
EPISODE 135: In this week’s #DataTalk, we chat with Morgan Klaus Scheuerman about his research focused on the way transgender individuals’ experience safety and bias when interacting with digital technologies and ways computers determine gender identities.
Morgan Klaus Scheuerman is an Information Science PhD student interested in exploring the ways individuals with diverse gender identities interact with technology. He is also a r...
EPISODE 134: In this week’s #DataTalk, we chat with Olivier Devaux at the Experian DataLabs in São Paulo, Brazil about their role in building COVID Radar to help fight the pandemic and help with the recovery of Brazil’s economic recovery. This data project includes a collective of organizations such as the United Nations, SAP, Amazon, Acts, University of Sao Paulo (USP), among others.
Covid Radar is used by the University of Sao P...
EPISODE 133: In this week’s #DataTalk, we chat with Dylan Doyle-Burke and Jessie J. Smith, Founders of the Radical AI Podcast, about ways they are supporting under-represented voices and marginalized communities in their podcast conversations on ethical artificial intelligence. Follow their work on Twitter & YouTube and support them on Patreon.
EPISODE 132: In this week’s #DataTalk, we chat with Nicole Johnson, Managing Editor at GovLoop, about the ways tech leaders can create space at work to have honest conversations about race — and questions that all leaders need to ask themselves to improve racial equity in the workplace.
EPISODE 131: David Kopec is an assistant professor of computer science and innovation at Champlain College in Burlington, Vermont. He is the author of Dart for Absolute Beginners (Apress, 2014), Classic Computer Science Problems in Swift (Manning, 2018), and Classic Computer Science Problems in Python (Manning, 2019).
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EPISODE 130: Jillian Kowalchuk, BA, MSc is an award-winning entrepreneur as the Founder & CEO of Safe & The City, technology designing safety in digital and physical spaces.
She was given the Exceptional Talent in Technology by the U.K. Home Office, was listed as the Top 20 Women in Data in the U.K., sits on the Commonwealth Businesswomen Executive Team and the Department for International Trade’s Global Entrepreneurial Pro...
EPISODE 129: In this week’s #DataTalk, we chat with Dr. Camilla Pang about her latest book "Explaining Humans: What Science Can Teach Us About Life, Love and Relationships" — where she shares how her powers of neurodiversity (ASD, ADHD, GAD) and PhD in structural, chemical and computational biology helps her better understand the complexity of human psychology and relationships.
Check out her book: https://www.penguin.co.u...
In this week’s #DataTalk, we chat with Renée Cummings, Founder and CEO of Urban AI, about ways racial bias in artificial intelligence has hurt marginalized communities and steps we can take to combat these biased systems. Renée Cummings is a criminologist, AI ethicist and founder of Urban AI. She is also a community scholar at Columbia University.
EPISODE 127: Jennie Ibrahim is Chairman of the Board of Project Scientist and Senior Software Engineer at Google. We talk with her about her passion for computer science, ways she has navigated her career, her work to empower girls to pursue careers in STEM, and also get some career advice for those of us that need help networking and improving communication with our teams.
EPISODE 126: Dr. John Johnson is CEO and co-founder of Edgeworth Economics & Edgeworth Analytics. These world-class economic consulting firms bring together a group of the brightest, most rigorously trained economists in the industry. Dr. Johnson earned his PhD in Economics from MIT.
EPISODE 125: In this week’s #DataTalk, we chat with Angela Baltes about her endless curiosity, love of learning, and unconventional academic journey that led her to work in data science and now completing PhD work in Biomedical Informatics at Rutgers University.
EPISODE 124: In this week’s #DataTalk, we chat with Dr. Jason Wingard, Dean and Professor of the Columbia University School of Professional Studies and Eric Haller, Global Head of Experian Datalabs about the future of work and the importance of reskilling and upskilling.
EP #123: At Experian, we have no tolerance for racism. The racial injustice the Black community has been subjected to for centuries must end. We are listening, learning and standing united with the Black community as well as all our colleagues to create a better tomorrow. Learn more what we are doing: https://www.experian.com/blogs/news/listening-and-learning/
EPISODE 122: In this week’s #DataTalk, we chat with Greg Pavlik, Senior Vice President & Chief Technology Officer, Oracle Cloud Platform, about his work leading teams to develop the next generation of data management platforms for enterprises.
Greg Pavlik is senior vice president and chief technology officer for Oracle Cloud Platform. He is responsible for product strategy, the technical roadmap, and solution architecture initi...
EPISODE 121: We chat with Dr. Marcello Ienca at ETH Zürich about his research and insights on the responsible use of data to combat COVID-19. Check out:
Dr. Marcello Ienca is a senior researcher at the Health Ethics & Policy Lab, Department of Health Sciences and Technology at ETH Zurich, Switzerland.
EPISODE 120: Lynette Kebirungi is listed as one of the top 20 women working in data by Women in Data UK. She’s also Uganda’s second female Aerospace Engineer. We chat with her about her academic background, love of physics, how she handles adversity and what COVID-19 has taught her. Full blog: