The Road to Data Science: Practical Advice for Aspiring Data Scientists

21 Sep 2016
1:15 pm - 1:40 pm

The Road to Data Science: Practical Advice for Aspiring Data Scientists

The rise of big data has created a wealth of career opportunities in data science and predictive analytics. But how do you break into the field? Job descriptions include lengthy lists of skill sets, varying educational requirements, and wildly different responsibilities. Do you need everything on the list? Is a graduate degree essential? Where should you even start?

This session offers practical, first-hand advice for aspiring data scientists.