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Government Data Science Community of Interest: Careers and Learning

From 21st April 2021 1:00pm to 28th April 2021 2:30pm
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This series of events aim to showcase data science projects in the public sector and support colleagues with their career journeys and runs from 21 April to 28 April.

Let’s Multiply – International Day of Women and Girls in ICT

Date and time: 21 April 1pm to 2:30pm

Speakers include (more to be announced):

  • Dr Erin and Laila, Where are the women? Mapping the gender job gap in AI by Alan Turing Institute

Pivoting to data science

Date and time: 27 April 2pm to 3pm

Speakers include (more to be announced):

  • Philip, Legacy Benefit Forecaster, DWP, My Data Science Accelerator experience
  • Shannan and Greg, Office for National Statistics (ONS), Pair Programming for Nature of RAP: Crime stats table automation
  • Rich, Data Science Lecturer, Data Science Campus at ONS, Diverse skills for data science

Always Learning and Tips from HR

Date and time: 28 April 1pm to 2:30pm

Speakers include:

  • Jamie, Data Scientist , Welsh Government, Unsupervised machine learning for Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation
  • Art, Alex and Dan, ONS, Never hurts to ask: from local to cloud on the service
  • Michael, Scottish Social Service Council, Simple solutions to everyday problems – collecting and visualising data
  • Anya and Gemma, Data Science Campus  at ONS, Tips from HR

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