Emory Data Science Club

As the Vice President of Development of Emory Data Science Club, I work with the cross-functional team(Communications, Events, Treasurer, Advisors and DSC members) to develop EDSC by connecting with new sponsors and opportunities for club members. I am in charge of Development Research, Communications, and more.

At Emory Data Science Club, we are trying to connect with experts in the field of Data Science, Data Mining and Data Analysis and we set up talks and workshops and provide first hand experience from the field to Emory students.

If you are interested in promoting your event at Emory (hackathon/conference/workshop/networking/etc), please contact me at: emorydatascienceclub@gmail.com

Selected Past Events:

Data Science Career Workshop

Febuary 19th,  2018

Guest speaker Tony Verde (eHire Director of Sales and Business Developement) and an additional recruiter will discuss the state data science job market how to build up the skills you need to get hired and more!

Old Castle Internship Panel

November 28th, 2017

After break be sure to come to our Old​ ​Castle​ ​Internship Event on TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 28th @ 7:00 PM in PAIS (Psychology Building) ROOM 250! This is an amazing opportunity to learn about a full-time internship in Data Analytics. You can look up this event on Handshake, as well as see the details below. See you all on Tuesday!

Internship Information:
○ Data Analytics ​Full-Time​ ​Internship
○ Job description: Interns​ ​will​ ​assist​ ​our​ ​business​ ​to​ ​evaluate
information​ ​gathered​ ​from​ ​multiple​ ​sources​ ​and​ ​generate​ ​various​ ​data visualizations.​ ​Training​ ​will​ ​be​ ​provided​ ​on​ ​various visualization​ ​tools and​ ​techniques,​ ​but​ ​will​ ​be​ ​focused​ ​primarily​ ​on​ ​Tableau”
○ Internship​ ​application​ ​deadline​ is December 1st on Handshake

Life as a Data Scientist

November 7th, 2017

Please join Emory Data Science Club as we hear from Scott Parent about what life is like in the data science industry! This event will be a great opportunity to learn about the transition from academia to a job in data science from someone who actually works in the industry. ALSOOO there will be networking for open positions at ANNUITAS!

Data Science Internship Panel

October 13th, 2017

Are you thinking about doing an internship in data science or technology? Do you want to learn more about the application process and work experience???

Then come to Emory Data Science Club’s INTERNSHIP PANEL on Tuesday, October 17th at 7:30PM in White Hall 103! Emory students from several different major/fields will be there to share their internship experiences and answer YOUR questions!

Data Cleaning Workshop

September 7th, 2017

The Data Cleaning Workshop is TOMORROW!!! This will be a super informative workshop that will ALSO serve as preparation for the data hackathon!
See you all at 7 PM in Few Room 129

Tableau for Data Scientists Workshop

February 8 – February 9, 2017

Join Emory Data Science Club at a special 2-day Tableau workshop! Tableau Desktop is a data visualization software that allows users to see and understand data quickly. Our workshop will be led by Paul Lisborg, a Manager of Business Intelligence & Analytics at Oldcastle Architectural.

Life as a Data Scientist with Deloitte

February 7, 2017

We will be hearing from 2 speakers from Deloitte: Brian Ray (Cognitive Computing Lead) and Casey Graves (Principal in Health Plan Technology and Information Strategy Practice). Our guests will explain and share insight about the transition from academia to a job in Data Science.

Big Data in the Election with Steven Webster

October 29, 16

Be sure to join Emory Data Science Club in hearing from Steven Webster, a fourth-year PhD student in the Department of Political Science. Mr. Webster will be speaking about how big data is used by campaigns to target potential supporters and likely voters, the rise of data analytics within politics, as well as how political scientists use various sources of data to better understand how citizens think about politics

Data Science in Consumer Banking with Cheng Lee

October 26, 16

Join Emory Data Science Club as we hear from Cheng Lee, a Vice President at SunTrust, about his experience as the head of a consumer banking analytics team. SunTrust is one of the nation’s largest financial services companies and works with consumer, business, corporate, and institutional clients. Mr. Lee will be discussing how he uses data and data science in his daily work, as well as giving students interested in the field an idea of the kinds of softwares and skills that are required.

Data Science and Social Good with Bob Baxley

October 6, 16

Come and hear from Bob Baxley, cofounder of Anidata, an organization that leverages data science for social good. Mr. Baxley is the Chief Engineer at Bastille where he helps build systems to sift through massive amounts of radio frequency data. He joined Bastille in 2014 shortly after the company was founded and leads the Data Science and Signal Processing teams. He will be discussing his work with Anidata and opportunities for students interested in data science to better their communities.


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