Amsterdam Data Science & Big Data Alliance ‘Data Science Career Fair’

When? Wednesday 28 February 2018 15:00-19:30 Where? ACE Start-up Village, Science Park 608, Amsterdam How? Free to attend, but 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.

How? Free to attend, but please subscribe in advance HERE

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).

CompaniesAdidas, Anchormen, Birds.ai, Bol.com, Booking.com, CGI, Chipsoft, CQM, DatascienceLab, Dutch Analytics, eBay, Elsevier, GoDataDriven, KLM, KPMG, KPN, NewRelity, OPT/NET, ORTEC, Peace Tech Lab, Qualogy, Tapp, Tiqets, Viriciti. 

The programme:

15:00-16:00: Hands-on Workshops from:

  • GoDataDriven
  • ORTEC
  • CQM                            

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

Organisers:

 

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