ai seminar – filipe mesquita

how to build (or join) a data science team

Presenter: Filipe Mesquita, Vice President, Data Science, Mitre Media

Description: This seminar is for students and professionals interested in building or joining a data science team. I will discuss the qualifications and skills required for different roles within a data science team, relevant interview questions, and how the data science team relates to other teams in an organization.
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Bio: Filipe Mesquita is the Vice President of Data Science at Mitre Media, a technology company focused on financial publishing. He has a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Alberta. His interests include data science, information extraction, and data mining.

ai seminar series

Fridays at noon, Amii and the Department of Computing Science host AI Seminars, engaging presentations on topics in the broad field of artificial intelligence. With speakers from the University of Alberta and other world-leading groups, the talks give AI enthusiasts a friendly way of engaging with the latest trends and topics in research and development.

Seminars are open to the public, and no registration is required, though seating is limited and on a first-come-first-served basis. Topics range from foundational theoretical work to innovative applications of artificial intelligence technologies.

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