Lindsay Richman – PlotCon 2018 Boston

Post written by Lindsay Richman: Earlier this month, I headed to Boston for a reprise of Dash, a framework for creating webapps in pure Python. I’m a huge fan of their interactive graphing library, Plotly, which I’ve been using intensively at work. The Plotly team has been working hard to

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Muthoni Wanyoike – We’re the 2018 Nairobi ambassadors of the Stanford Women in Data Science Conference !

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Muthoni Wanyoike – 12 meetups later, here’s 10 invaluable lessons we’ve learned on building a tech community.

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Muthoni Wanyoike – Halftime: Nairobi Women in Machine Learning and Data Science.

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Lindsay Richman – PlotCon 2017

Post written by Lindsay Richman: I was thrilled to attend the Dash Masterclass workshop at PlotCon on November 18th-19th, with the support of WiMLDS. Dash, created by the founders of Plotly, is a framework that allows one to create beautiful, interactive data visualizations in pure Python. It greatly reduces the

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Anna Willoughby – Plotcon 2017 – Plotly Masterclass

Post written by Anna Willoughby: Generously supported by WiMLDS, I attended the Plotly in R Workshop at PlotCon, November 18-19, 2017. Carson Sievert, the author of the plotly R package and fresh from completing his statistics PhD from Iowa State University, led the two day master-class.  The room was mostly

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Lindsay Richman – JupyterCon 2017

Post written by Lindsay Richman: Thanks to the generous support of Women in Machine Learning and Data Science, I had the pleasure of attending JupyterCon 2017. This insightful, well-run conference was held in New York City, and coordinated by O’Reilly Media. Major tech companies such as Amazon, Microsoft, and IBM

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Nilufer Polat – MLConf

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Noemi Derzsy – scikit-learn sprint

Post written by Noemi Derzsy: Contributing to open source for first timers can seem quite intimidating and overwhelming. At least I know that was the case for me. I kept reading blog posts about the importance of open source contribution, why we need to support open source software, about the

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Birunda Chelliah – PLOTCON 2016

Post written by Birunda Chelliah: Thanks to the complimentary pass from WiMLDS, I was able to attend the PLOTCON 2016 Conference, which took place in New York City from November 15 to 18. The conference focused on data visualization techniques, tools, and methods using open source data science languages (R/Python/

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