DEN DC Workshop Series: Data Science
Northside Social, Arlington
3211 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201
Date & Time
January 5, 2019 | 11:30AM - 1:30PM
Join us for an introduction to the Dartmouth Entrepreneurial Network of DC. During this conversation, we’ll introduce the DEN and what it has to offer, hear about Data Science and how it can apply to your startup or career, followed by an open working session where you can get feedback and ideas on whatever you’re building!
We’ll also share details about the annual Pitch Competition in Hanover, NH, and opportunities for you to qualify and participate.
11:30AM - 12:00PM | Meet, Greet, & Eat (snacks and coffee covered by DEN DC)
12:00PM - 12:10PM | Intro to DEN DC
12:10PM - 12:25PM | Data Science with Hope McIntyre
12:25PM - 1:30PM | Open Working Session - a great time to ask Hope questions about data, machine learning, natural language processing (NLP), or artificial intelligence. You can also receive advice and support from the DEN DC community, whether for your venture, for your current role at a startup, or for a career change.
Latecomers welcome, children welcome (childcare not provided, but Northside Social is fine with kids!)
If you’re currently working on your venture or considering starting one, use this time to ask questions, get feedback, and bounce ideas around. Ask us about working in the technology startup world, or effecting a career change into data science.
This event is great for current and future entrepreneurs and founders, employees at startup companies, or those considering a career / career change into data science. DEN DC members and non-members are both welcome.
Hope McIntyre is a Senior Data Scientist at Storyblocks, a stock media start-up, where she supports the Data and Search Team in algorithm design and development. Prior to Storyblocks, she worked at Booz Allen Hamilton leading data-focused software development projects for several federal agencies. She holds a Masters in Data Science from the University of Virginia.
Matt Sturm works in go-to-market strategy, with a focus on ed-tech and SaaS startups, and has previously held marketing and sales roles. He is a member of the DEN DC board and served as a business development mentor for 1776 startups for 2 years.
Hope is an alumnus of Dartmouth and Thayer Engineering School Class of 2011, and Matt is a Dartmouth alumnus from 2013.
DEN DC offers Business Plan & Venture Support to Dartmouth alumni and affiliates, as well as opportunities to present business plans publicly and pitch for funding, if desired. If you are interested in learning more about this and being matched with a Mentor from DEN, please email Matt Sturm at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.