Learn from experts about strategies and best practices to take a data-driven approach to decision-making in your everyday work functions, projects, networking, negotiations, and when vetting opportunities, in order to advance your career. After getting an overview of techniques that have worked for the speakers, get started with your own data-driven research and analysis on problems you relate to through hands-on activities with your peers in an interactive workshop format. Learn essential skills to get your voice heard and to advance in your career. The event will open and close with networking over refreshments and small eats with other fellow women professionals in tech.
Meet the Speakers
Sarah Hoffman is VP of Machine Learning at FactSet, working on data-driven solutions to decrease time and cost of internal operations at FactSet as well as improve the user experience for FactSet clients. Sarah has given numerous talks at AnitaB.org and elsewhere on machine learning, natural language processing, and other data-driven topics.
Geeta Shroff is CEO of ChalkSense, LLC, where she works on data-driven solutions to enable life sciences professionals to decrease the time, costs, and risks of bringing medical innovations to market. Geeta is also a co-lead at AnitaB.org NY as well as a speaker on entrepreneurship and data-driven topics at various venues.
Moody’s is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody’s Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody’s Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody’s Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $4.2 billion in 2017, employs approximately 11,900 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 41 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.
Moody’s Women in Information Technology
Moody’s Women In Information Technology (WinIT)’s main goal is ‘’To support the acquisition, development and retention of women in technology through networking, engagement, and education as a means of driving professional growth’’. Each year, WinIT offers events, training and initiatives organized around a specific theme. WinIT membership is open to all women and men at Moody’s in support of driving their careers forward.
Seats are limited. Last date to register is April 15, 2018.
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