Data Science Career Fair in Amsterdam
Introducing the Amsterdam Data Science & Big Data Alliance ‘Data Science Career Fair’
A chance for Data Science organisations to connect with Students from Data Science-related domains
Students: Want to find out your career options, for example internship & job opportunities?
The Fair will comprise:
- Speed dating sessions
- Workshops and cases by leading Data Science organisations
- Advice sessions on: starting your own business, an academic career, working at a governmental organisation, working in industry
- Pitches from organisations
- Networking over free beer & pizza!!
Where? ACE Start-up Village, Science Park 608, Amsterdam
How? Free to attend, bit please subscribe in advance HERE
The goal: A chance for data science students to connect with companies looking for interns and/or permanent employees for data science positions. Our event will show students their career options and give companies the chance to show what they can offer.
Who’s coming? 150+ Students Currently Registered (Bachelor, Master, PhD), keen to follow a data science career (e.g. Business Analytics, Econometrics, Informatics, Information Studies, Software Engineering). Companies: Adidas, Anchormen, Birds.ai, Bol.com, Booking.com, CGI, CQM, DatascienceLab, Dutch Analytics, eBay, Elsevier, EY, GoDataDriven, KLM, KPN, ORTEC, Peace Tech Lab, Qualogy, SVB, Tapp and Tiqets.
15:00-16:00: Hands-on Workshops from:
16:00-16:30: What are my career options?
- What can I expect from a career in academia?
- What are my options after my Masters?
16:30-17:00: What are my career options?
- Want to start your own business? Insight on this from ACE
- Want to work for a Governmental organisation? Insight on this from Datalab
17:00-17:30: Quick Fire Pitches from the companies (career opportunities)
- 1 minute pitch and 1 minute question time
17:30-18:30: Speed dating sessions with your pre-selected organisations of choice
- Blocks of 7 minutes
18:30-19:30: Networking over free beer & pizza
Questions? email Esther Smit2@uva.nl