LIVE every Thursday on LinkedIn

April 14

Filipa Castro, Data Scientist at Continental

Join Anna and Filipa Castro, where they talk about the difference of applying Machine Learning in small companies vs enterprises.

March 31

Amarita Natt, Managing Director, Data Science at Econ One Research

Join Anna and Amarita Natt, where they talk about about her her advice on how data scientists and consultants can communicate the value proposition of data projects successfully to their managers and clients.

March 24

Serg Masís, Climate and Agronomic Data Scientist at Syngenta

Join Anna and Serg Masís, where they talk about about his background and exciting research here today!

March 17

Shivika Bisen, Lead Data Scientist at PAXAFE

Join Anna and Shivika Bisen, where they talk about ML testing and how her team uses machine learning for time series forecasting to make supply chain predictions!

February 24

Lucho Escobedo, Senior Director of Data Science at REEF

Join Anna and Lucho Escobedo, where they about his experience developing a complex MLOps platform for REEF from scratch. .

February 17

Michelle A. Coca - VP Data Science at Amerant Bank

Join Anna and Michelle A. Coca, where she’ll talk about her expertise on how to turn data into knowledge.

February 9

Vaibhav Verdhan - Director, Advanced Analytics Leader at AstraZeneca

Join Anna and Vaibhav Verdhan where they will talk about the role of computer vision in healthcare and his favorite technologies.

February 3

Supriya Bachal - Senior Data Scientist at Ryder System

Join Anna and Supriya Bachal where they talk about the benefits of using agile methodologies in data science and how this is different from agile approaches in software development.

January 27

Alan Feder - Principal Data Scientist at Invesco Ltd.

Join Anna and Alan Feder where they talk about what NLP can do for the finance industry and his favorite use cases.

January 20

Nirmal Budhathoki - Senior Data Scientist at VMWARE cARBON bLACK

Join Anna and Nirmal Budhathoki where they talk about what AI can do for cyber security.

January 13

Moodi Hadi - Group Manager - New Product Development & Financial Engineering at S&P Global Market Intelligence

Join Anna and Moody Hadi, where they discuss data trends in the finance industry and his experience as a talented FinTech Product Manger!

January 6

Bob Bress - VP & Head of Data Science at FreeWheel

Join Anna and Bob Bress, where they discuss his journey and his expert predictions for 2022!

December 23

Pragyansmita Nayak - Chief Data Scientist at Hitachi Vantara

Join Anna and Pragyansmita Nayak, where they talk about her story and best practices in the industry!

December 9


Join Anna and Gabby, where they talk about their journey, community and plans for the future!

November 18

Meenakshi Sharma - Technical Product Manager within the Machine Learning Platforms Group at wayfair

Join Anna and Meenakshi Sharma, where they chat about her amazing career path in BigData, IoT and Bioinformatics domains!

October 21

Kyle Kirwan - Co-founder & CEO at bigeye

Join Anna and Kyle Kirwan, where they talk about how Bigeye helps data engineering teams address data reliability challenges, why data reliability matters, and Bigeye’s upcoming DREcon2021 event!

October 14

Linda Liu - Director of Data Analytics & Data Science at HyreCar inc.

Join Anna and Linda Liu, where they chat about her career background, her role at HyreCar, and a sneak peek of her talk at the upcoming DSS Mini Virtual Salon.

september 30

Dines Rae Selvig - Lead AI Scientist at Matter

Join Anna and Dines Rae Selvig, where they talk about about how AI can help make more sustainable investments, as well as his upcoming talk at John Snow Labs!

september 23

Mabu Manaileng - Lead Data Scientist at Standard Bank Group

Join Anna and Mabu Manaileng, where they talk about how AI is transforming the banking industry, his upcoming Virtual NLP Summit talk at John Snow Labs, and more!

september 16

Carlos Ariza - Chief Data Scientist at Creative Artists Agency

Join Anna and Carlos Ariza, where they talk about his favorite AI applications in the industry, the biggest challenges when building predictive ML models, and much more

september 9

Sheila Beladinejad - CEO of O Canada Tech and President of women in ai & robotics

Join Anna and Sheila Beladinejad, where they talk about the work she’s doing at Women in AI & Robotics, why women in data science communities are needed, and much more!

september 2

DAVID TALBY - CTO at John Snow Labs

Join Anna and David Talby, where they chat about the potentials of NLP for the healthcare industry, JSL’s upcoming Virtual NLP Summit, and more!


Sayan Maity - Senior Research Data Scientist at roku inc.

Join Anna and Sayan Maity, as they talk about his favorite tools and techniques to build successful ML models, his thoughts on the next big thing in using AI for advertising, and a much more!


Vidhi Chugh - Staff Data Scientist at Blue Yonder

Join Anna and Vidhi Chugh, as they go over her advice and career in data science, the biggest challenges in responsible AI, imposter syndrome, and more!


Resham Sarkar - Principal Data Scientist at Slice

Join Anna and Resham Sarkar, as they get to know more about her about her work at Slice, a sneak peek of her talk at our upcoming DSS event, and more!


Murium Iqbal - Senior Data Scientist at Etsy

Join Anna and Murium Iqbal, where they’ll be discussing Etsy’s recommendation system, some of the challenges their team has been working on, and much more!

July 15

dr. june andrews - Senior Director of the Search Sciences Team at Nike

Join Anna and Dr. June Andrews, where they chat about her career, advice to women aiming for a data science career, and her recent presentation at our DSS Virtual VB Transform Event!

June 24

ROCHELLE J. MARCH - Head of ESG Product at dun & bradstreet

Join Anna and Rochelle March, where they’ll be going over her work in sustainability and climate change as well as chatting about her upcoming talk at our VentureBeat event!

June 17

Laura Gabrysiak - Data Science Manager at VIsa/Founder of R-Ladies Miami,

Join Anna and Laura Gabrysiak, where they chat about her work at Visa, mentoring at Code Art, and the future of AI/ML in finance.

June 10

Adam Lieberman - Head of AI and ML at finastra

Join Anna and Adam Lieberman, where they’ll be discussing about the future of AI and ML in the fintech space and key elements to look for in building data science teams.

may 27

ravit jain - data scientist, community manager at packt & host of "the ravit show"

Join Anna and Ravit Jain, where they talk about talk about how he got started with his popular show, advice for aspiring data scientists and more.

may 20

Yi Kang - Director of Data Science at Gannett | USA TODAY NETWORK

Join Anna and Yi Kang, who recently presented at our DSSVrtual on “A Stakeholder-In-The-Loop Approach to Keyword Optimization.” They’ll be going over her career journey, some of the challenges with keyword optimization, and more.

may 13

Appu Shaji - CEO and Chief Data Scientist at Mobius Labs

Join Anna and special guest Appu Shaji of Mobius Labs, a previouis sponsor for DSSVirtual, where Appu talked about “Superhuman Vision for Every Application.” They’ll be chatting about his company, their work, and more.


Jay Kachhadia - Data scientist at ViacomCBS

Join Anna and Jay Kachhadia, where they chat about his recent talk at DSSVirtual, as well as his journey to becoming a Data Scientist, where he’ll be sharing excellent advice to those trying to break into the field.


Kenny Chen - Data Scientist at TikTok

Join Anna and Kenny Wei-Chih Chen, as they discuss what his team is up to, how the iOS 14 update is impacting targeting and how data science can help, along with much more!

April 22

Rose Punkunus - Founder and CEO at Sudozi

Join Anna Anisin for the first DSSBreak live cast! We kick off the first week with Founder and CEO of Sudozi, Rose Punkunus!