Next online meetup: Thursday, January 28, 6:30–7:30 p.m. PDT
- Welcome: Varaz Shahmirian, Ph. D., Director, Engineering & Digital Technology
- Program Overview: Venise Crawford, Program Manager, Digital Technology
- Guest Speaker: Connie Fan, Data Solution Architect at Microsoft
- Topic: What is Data Science?
About our guest speaker
Connie is a Data Solution Architect at Microsoft based in Irvine, CA. In her role, she advises customers in their digital transformation journey using Microsoft’s cloud and artificial intelligence(AI) platforms. Prior to Microsoft, Connie worked as a software, database, and business process automation developer for over 15 years. Connie has two core areas of interest: data-driven software solutions and the advancement of assisted intelligence using AI. She firmly believes that when we ethically combine the insights of data with AI, we will fuel rapid innovations and improve the overall quality of human life.