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Speaker Series

Throughout each 12-week Data Science Bootcamp, we schedule 8-10 in-class industry speakers. The goal is to expose students to the wide variety of ways in which data science is practiced across many fields of focus, while also providing them with valuable networking opportunities.


Aaron Foss
Senior Insights Analyst LinkedIn

Aaron Mangum
Senior Data Scientist Gild

Aashish Srinivas
Software Engineer Meetup

Abhijit Bose
Head of Data Science (Digital) JPMorgan Chase

Adam Sugano
Head of Predictive Modeling and Advanced Analytics Autodesk

Addhyan Pandey
Data Science Lead Groupon

Alena Chiang
Head of User Acquisition pymetrics

Alex Chohlas-Wood
Director of Analytics NYPD

Alex Gilgur
Network Data Scientist Facebook

Alexandar Smith
Data Science Manager Limeade

Alexander Rafael
CEO Climb Credit

Alfred Lee
Data Science White Ops

Aman Ahuja
Chapter Leader DataKind

Amit Schecter
Director of Development / Co-Founder Two-N, Inc.

Amy Skerry
Data Engineer Khan Academy

Ana Areias
Economist / Data Scientist World Bank

Andrea Pasqua
Director of Data Science Radius Intelligence

Andrew Means
Head of the Uptake Foundation Uptake

Angus Macnab
VP Analytics and Seattle Operations Cogint

Anita Schjøll Brede
CEO, Co-Founder Iris.ai

Anna Szostek
Data Scientist Gilt

Annelie Berner
Data Visualizer New Inc

Arun Krishnaswamy
Data Science Westfield

Ashish Bansal
Senior Director of Data Science Products Capital One

Ashwin Kumar
CEO & Co-Founder Sway Finance

Aubrey HB
Chief Data Scientist Scholastic

Aurelia Moser
Map Scientist CartoDB

Avilay Parekh
Principal Machine Learning Engineer Unity Technologies

Avneesh Saluja
Machine Learning Scientist Airbnb

Ben Bleikamp
Designer GitHub

Ben Wellington
Data Scientist I Quant NY

Benjamin Rogojan
Data Scientist Acheron Analytics

Bhavani Rao
Master Software Engineer Capital One

Bo Peng
Partner & Data Scientist Datascope

Bob Filbin
Chief Data Scientist Crisis Text Line

Bob Hayes, Ph.D
President Business Over Broadway

Brad Groff
Senior Manager of Data Science Capital One Labs

Brian Granger
Assoc. Professor of Physics & Data Science Cal Poly State University San Luis Obispo

Brian Ray
Cognitive Computing Team Lead / Python Expert Deloitte

Bronwyn McNutt
Senior User Researcher Amazon Web Services

Bryan Bumgardner
Analyst, Strategy & Analysis Digitas LBI_US

Bryan Reinero
Developer Advocate MongoDB

Bryan Zaslow
Founder & CEO JBC Style

Bu Huang
Data Scientist IBM

Cameron Wellock
Data Scientist nRelate

Carissa Shafto
Director of Institutional Effectiveness Galen College of Nursing

Carolyn Phillips
Data Scientist Capital One

Casey Marks
Machine Learning Consultant CarveAcre LLC

Cassie Kozyrkov
Statistician Google

Cat Miller
Engineering Manager Flatiron Health

Chris Fregly
Research Scientist PipelineIO

Chris Halpert
Data Analyst Meetup

Chris Johnson
Co-Founder & CEO Uncubed

Chris McLaren
Technology Partner KPMG

Chris Parmer
Chief Product Officer Plotly

Christine Hung
Executive Director The New York Times

Claire Jaja
Senior Data Scientist Atlas Informatics

Claudia Perlich
Chief Data Scientist Dstillery

Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic
Author Storytelling with Data

Cuky Perez
Data Scientist AirBnB

Cynthia Henderson
VP of Data Science Scoutible

Daeil Kim
Data Scientist The New York Times

Dan Cogan-Drew
Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer Newsela

Dan Elbaz
CTO & Co-Founder Upscored

Dan Liebermann
Associate Booz Allen Hamilton

Dan Valente
Data Scientist Chartbeat

Dana Griffin
Senior UX Research Lead Indeed

Daniel Doubrovkine
Head of Engineering Artsy

Daniel McAuley
Manager, Data Science Wealthfront

Daniel Nouri
Sr. Staff Software Engineer Samsung Research America

Dave Robinson
Data Scientist Stack Overflow

David Branner
Developer PyLadies

David Glueck
VP Data Science Sailthru

David Haglin
CTO Trovares Inc.

David Hayden
Associate Director Data Science Pi

Dean Malmgren
Co-founder Datascope Analytics

Debbie Berebichez
Chief Data Scientist Metis

Debbie Madden
Co-Founder & CEO Stride

Derek Janni
Software Engineer EDF Renewable Energy

Dominic Caracappa
Senior Recruiting Manager ZocDoc

Dominique C. Davis
Applied Research Scientist Dimensional Mechanics

Dorothy Kucar
Senior Software Engineer RocketFuel

Drew Fustin
Lead Data Scientist Spothero

Ed Podojil
Senior Manager Product Analytics and Data Products New York Times

Elise Voss
CEO & Co-founder Upscored

Elliot Flautt
Solutions Engineer Socrata

Elliott Bell
Director of Marketing The Muse

Ely Greenberg
Entrepreneur in Residence Lotik Labs - Samsung Accelerator

Emily Barry
Data Scientist LegalServer

Enrico Bertini
Assistant Professor NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering

Erik Hinton
Web Developer The New York Times

Erin Akred
Data Scientist DataKind

Evan Welch
Data Scientist Capital One

Friederike Schueuer
Data Scientist Oscar Health

Gary Nakanelua
Managing Director Blueprint Consulting Services

Geetu Ambwani
Principal Data Scientist Huffington Post

George Habrecht
Senior Business Analyst Priceline

Greg Myers
Agile Coach Capital One

Greg Reda
Data Scientist Lead Sprout Social

Greg Ryslik
Head of Data Science & Analytics Faraday Future

Guillermo Breto Ph.D
Sr. Data Scientist Think Big: A Teradata Company

Haile Owusu
Chief Data Scientist Mashable

Hamdan Azhar
Founder Prismoji

Hanna Landrus
Data Scientist

Harshil Parikh
Founder Tuva Labs

Ian Johnson
Organizer Bay Area D3

Igor Elbert
Principal Data Scientist Gilt

Ike Okonkwo
Senior Data Scientist AdRoll

Imran Younus
Data Scientist IBM

Io Blair-Freese
Associate Program Officer Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Jackie Weiser
Senior Data Scientist DataKind

Jacob Schreiber
Research Intern Tesla

Jae Hong Kil
CEO and Portfolio Manager Sentiment Alpha

Jake Hofman
Researcher Microsoft Research

James Faghmous
Assistant Professor and CTO Arnhold Institute at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Javier Turek
Research Scientist in Machine Learning Intel Labs

JeanCarlo Bonilla
Director DataKind

Jeanine Spence
Experience Strategist Be Curious With Us

Jeff Reback
Senior Software Developer Continuum

Jennifer Prendki
Principal Data Scientist WalmartLabs

Jeremy Watt
Machine Learning and AI Developer Udacity

Jessica Kirkpatrick
Data Scientist Hired

Joe Boys
Data Science Practice Manager Workbridge Associates

John Harnisher
VP of Data Science Kaplan

John Rush
Software Engineering Manager Capital One

Jon Gibs
VP Data & Analytics HUGE

Jon Krohn
Chief Data Scientist untapt

Jon Peck
Developer Evangelist Algorithmia

Jon Woodard
Director of Data Science Globatom

Jonathan Blessing
CEO & Founder Series Digital

Joseph Pagano
Associate Director or Advanced Analytics DigitasLBi

Julius Cheng
Engineer AISense

Kai Chang
Stamen Design

Kent Sullivan
Design Researcher Be Curious With Us

Kerstin Frailey
Data Scientist Postmates

Kevin Dalias
Director of Predictive Data Products RadiumOne

Kevin Goetsch
Director of Data Home Chef

Kevin Kautz
Principal Architect Nielsen

Kevin Quealy
Graphics Editor The New York Times

Kristan Klinghoffer
Director of Market Development, Research, and Education Domino Data Lab

Kush Varshney
IBM http://ibm.com

Lambert Hogenhout
Chief Data Scientist The United Nations

Larry Lai
GoDaddy

Lauren Ellsworth
Software Engineer Flatiron Health

Lauren Lipsky
Manager Alumni Career Programs NYU

Lee Medoff
Senior Manager Ernst & Young

Leng Lee
Director of Product Management MongoDB

Liv Buli
Data Journalist Next Big Sound

Louise Penberthy
Technical Consultant & Mediator Human Interop

Lucy Wang
Investor / Resident Data Scientist Greycroft

Lydian Lee
Yelp http://www.yelp.com

Mark Bittmann
B23

Martin Bucheim
Director Data Science and Analytics Lab American Family Insurance

Matt Daniels
Founder Polygraph

Matt Monihan
RJ Metrics

Matthew Bryan
Product Manager Capital One Labs

Matthew Emery
Data Scientist Imbellus

Max Hirschhorn
Software Engineer MongoDB

Max Shron
Data Scientist & Founder Polynumeral

Michael Housman
Chief Data Science Officer RapportBoost.ai

Michael Lockwood
Data Scientist Consultant Aim Consulting

Michael Palazzolo
Data Scientist Appuri

Mohammad Shokoohi-Yekta
Data Scientist Apple

Nathan Thompson
Data Scientist Appuri

Nellwyn Thomas
Senior Director of Analytics Etsy

Nikhar Shah
Data Scientist Mercedes-Benz

Ondrej Sklenar, P.E.
Project Engineer Herrera Environmental Consultants

Pallav Agrawal
Data Scientist Uber

Parker Coleman
Lead Software Development Engineer Zonar Systems

Patrick McCreesh
Senior Associate Booz Allen Hamilton

Paul Buffa
Principal Data Visualization Engineer Capital One Labs

Peter Guy
Senior VP of Product MarketBridge

Prasad Joglekar
General Manager Data & Analytics Dish

Praveen Bommannavar
Data Scientist Twitter

Ramkumar Hariharan, PhD
Principal Data Scientist Fred Hutch

Randy Carnevale
Director of Data Science Capital One

Reid Offringa
Data Scientist Glooko

Richard Dunks
Founder Datapolitan

Ritchie King
Visual Journalist FiveThirtyEight

Rob Moran
Engineer Postmates

Rob Watters
Data Analyst New Relic

Ruben Naeff
Data Scientist Knewton

Rumman Chowdhury
Senior Principal, AI Accenture

Russell Jurney
Principal Consultant Data Syndrome

Salah Zalatimo
WeWork Mobilizer Elance

Sameena Shah
Director of Research NY Thomson Reuters

Sandeep Kondam
Data Engineering Manager Facebook

Sarah Guido
Sr. Data Scientist Mashable

Sarah Hagan
Sr. People Data & Research Scientist, Operational Analytics Redfin

Saul Weiner
Director of Data Science ZocDoc

Sayre Blades
Data Engineer Lotik

Scott Cronin
Data Scientist Trunk Club

Scott Kamino
Lead Data Analyst Intercom

Sebastian Gutierrez
Founder DataYou

Senthil Gandhi
Scientist Autodesk

Sergey Fogelson
Director Data Science airisDATA

Seth Mottaghi
Data Scientist Microsoft

Shankar Mishra
Data Science and Analytics The Ladders

Shawn Scully
Turi

Solomon Kahn
Director of Analytics Paperless Post

Sonia Mehta
Data Analyst Newsela

Sourabh Bajaj
Software Engineer Google

Srivatsan Ramanujam
Data Scientist Pivotal Labs

Stephanie Kirmer
Data Scientist Uptake

Steve Hastings
Principal Architect, Data Science Blueprint Consulting Services

Steven Lurie
Founder Team Builder Ventures

Stuart Craig
Statistician Yale University

Supriya Jain
Manager, Data Scientist ZirMed

Surah Li
Statistical Analyst eBay

T.J. Bay
Lead Data Scientist Alpine Data Labs

Ted O'Brien
Founder Head of Data Science Starbridge Partners

Thabet Alfishawi
Product Manager Youtube

Todd Holloway
Content Science Netflix

Tom Schenk
Chief Data Officer City of Chicago

Tyler Otto
Data Scientist Reddit

Vidhya Murali
Big Data Engineer Spotify

Vijay Subramanian
Chief Analytics Officer Rent the Runway

Vincent Chan
Data Scientist Microsoft

Vincent Tang
Principal Canrock Ventures

Vlad Dubovskiy
Data Scientist Donorschoose.org

Vu Lam
Media Math

William Ford
Data Science Chegg

Yair Ghitza
Chief Scientist Catalist

Zack Mazzoncini
Data Visualization Expert Business Development Manager of Partnerships

​Steven Ferreira
Senior Business Analyst Priceline