In case you missed our meeting on Wednesday, November 7th, 2018, we hosted Catherine Meyn, Corporate Director of Programs at Northrop Grumman. Her career path started with software engineering for a defense contractor. She moved to program then department manager and left to be an executive in commercial startups. Meyn came to Northrop Grumman as … Continue reading In Case You Missed It: Inside the Life–Northrop Grumman
In case you missed our meeting on Thursday, October 26th, 2018, we hosted R. Bryn Fenwick Ph.D., Principal Structural Biologist at Ambry Genetics. He emphasized that responsibility, accuracy, explainability, audibility, and fairness are essential ethics for machine learning applications in industry. Some common challenges these applications face, particularly for healthcare, are small, specialized sample sizes, Hawthorne … Continue reading In Case You Missed It: Inside the Life–Ambry Genetics
The SIAM Chapter was invited to attend this year's second annual data science conference, hosted by Kirill Eremenko, in La Jolla, California this last weekend. Data Science Go 2018 (DSGo) was a big success with more than 400 attendees and representatives from 23 countries. DSGo aims to welcome newcomers to the data science world and … Continue reading In Case You Missed It: Data Science Go!
In case you missed our meeting on Friday, September 28th, 2018, we hosted Antonio "Tony" Redondo, the head of the Los Alamos National Laboratory's tech transfer division, the Richard P. Feynman Center for Innovation. This center helps transition science and technology created at the Laboratory to the private sector. He received his Ph.D. in physics … Continue reading In Case You Missed It: Inside the Life–Los Alamos National Laboratory
In case you missed our meeting on Wednesday 19th, 2018, we hosted Program Coordinator Kyra Freeburg from SDSU STEM Career Development. She emphasized that ~80% of all jobs are not posted online. The only way for you to be considered for these jobs is through network connections. To help you tackle this, SDSU offers a wide variety … Continue reading In Case You Missed It: Getting The Most Out of Career Services