Dr. Jodie Burchell is the Developer Advocate in Data Science at JetBrains, and was previously a Lead Data Scientist at Verve Group Europe. She completed a PhD in clinical psychology and a postdoc in biostatistics, before leaving academia for a data science career. She has worked for 7 years as a data scientist in both Australia and Germany, developing a range of products including recommendation systems, analysis platforms, search engine improvements and audience profiling. She has held a broad range of responsibilities in her career, doing everything from data analytics to maintaining machine learning solutions in production. She is a long time content creator in data science, across conference and user group presentations, books, webinars, and posts on both her own and JetBrain's blogs.
Vectorize All The Things! Using Linear Algebra And NumPy to Make Your Machine Learning Code Lightning Fast.
We aim to celebrate inclusivity and diversity in various tech communities by organizing a “Women+ in Data and AI” tech summer festival where we create opportunities to engage in technical, professional, and non-technical conversations in a positive, supportive environment.