Events at ODSC East

Dinner with Data Scientists

Don’t dine alone – Attend our  self-organized dinner with Data Scientists. Its great way to connect and meet new people

 How to Sign up

  • Register for one of our venues on the signup sheets in our Game/Lounge area in the southwest lobby 

  • Grab a name tag

  • Meet at your chosen restaurant at 6:30 PM

  • Spaces is limited

Meet the Speakers

Meet and connect with some of the biggest names in the industry. Talk shop and get your questions answered by the experts. Featured speakers include Drew Conway, (CEO at Alluvium) Michael Tamir, (Head of Data Science at Uber), Andy Mueller,(Core contributor of scikit-learn) Peter Wang,( Creator of Anaconda) and Maya Gupta (ML Team Lead at Google

May 3 and 4 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Boston Convention Center, Room 213

Check app schedule for details on time and location.

Meet the Experts

In response to popular demand, we are excited to launch a series of “Meet the Experts”. These sessions will be audience-focused to help attendees solve their real-world, applied data science problems. Experts who work in data science will be able to interact directly with participants through free-flowing discussions around a particular data science topic

Chat and connect with top experts from various conference focus areas including deep learning, machine learning, data visualization, conversational AI and more.).

 May 3 and 4 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: Boston Convention Center, Lounge Space

Check the App schedule for Updated details.

Book Signing

Meet some of the most famous data science authors. We will be giving away a few copies to be signed. You can also bring your copy to be signed. Featured authors include Jared Lander, Author of R for Everyone and Statistics Professor at Columbia University

Check the app schedule for details on time and location. 

City Brewery Tour

Socialize with fellow attendees as we explore Boston’s breweries, cider houses and distilleries that will showcase the best producers that Boston has to offer. Stops include: Down the Road Brewing Co. , Mystic Brewery, and Somerville Brewing Co. (itinerary subject to change)

 You can register for that here.

Schedule: May 2 at 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Pickup Location: Boston Convention Center, 

Reverse Job fair Pitch

This is a novel idea – companies who really want to employ you! Hear companies pitch job openings and why you might be the perfect fit. This will be held in conjunction with the Career Fair.

AI Investors Reverse Pitch

Tuesday May 1st Room 206B, 6:15-7:15pm, Boston Convention Center

Artificial Intelligence and Data Science startups and in hot demand from investors. Hear from top investment firms seeking AI and Data Science Startups. This is a free event open to all attendees and the local community. 

Use your ODSC / Accelerate AI badge for access or signup HERE

As part of our Reverse Pitch evening, ODSC is delighted to host the following investment partners. Attend and learn key insight into what investors are seeking in artificial intelligence and data science startups. 

Alex Benick
Alex Benick

Partner

Battery Investments

Cort Johnson
Cort Johnson

Co-founder and Partner

Reverb Advisors

Freddie Martignetti
Freddie Martignetti

Partner

Highland Capital Partners

Jack Klinck
Jack Klinck

Managing Partner

Hyperplane

Cort Johnson
Cort Johnson

Co-founder and Partner

Reverb Advisors

Russ Wilcox
Russ Wilcox

Partner

Pillar Venture Capital

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