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The NYC Team

Reshama Shaikh

Reshama Shaikh

Reshama is a statistician and MBA with skills in Python, R and SAS. She worked for over 10 years as a biostatistician in the pharmaceutical industry. She currently does freelance data science / statistics work in New York City. She received her M.S. in statistics from Rutgers University and her M.B.A. from NYU Stern School of Business. Website: https://reshamas.github.io
Noemi Derzsy

Noemi Derzsy

Noemi is a Senior Inventive Scientist at AT&T Labs within the Data Science and AI Research organization. Previously, she was an Insight Data Science Fellow and a postdoctoral research associate at Social Cognitive Networks Academic Research Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Holding a PhD in Physics and research background in Network Science and Computer Science, her work and interests revolve around the study of complex systems and complex networks through real-world data.
Sinziana Eckner

Sinziana Eckner

Sinziana is a quantitative modeler at JPMorgan Chase, where she builds statistical models in Python and R. Sinziana holds a Ph.D. in mathematics from the Courant Institute at New York University. Her research at NYU focused on probabilistic models of interacting particle systems stemming from statistical physics.

Committee Members

Ty Shaikh

Ty Shaikh

Ty is a freelance software developer. He builds web apps in Ruby and JavaScript. Previously, he worked in private equity with distressed manufacturing companies. He read Art History and Biochemistry at Union College.
Prithvi Gandhi

Prithvi Gandhi

Prithvi is a data scientist in NYC who is passionate about using data science to improve the world and advancing women in STEM. She enjoys working on data side-projects and her favorite tools are Python & SQL. As a lifelong learner, she loves learning new technologies and wants to use her skills to solve challenging problems.

Former Organizers

Laurence de Torrenté

Laurence de Torrenté

Iva Horel

Iva Horel