Women in Data Science
March 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The rise in data science will power tech industry and jobs of the future. While this has drive demands for roles in the IT industry, the gender disparity still remains – females are still under represented in the areas of science and technology, especially in the field of data science.
BLOCK71 Jakarta’s Kopi Chat returns with the hottest topic in data science. We would like to encourage women to be more involved in data science, and raise awareness on why women should take more part in tech industry.
Let’s discuss about women and data!
- Date: Thu, 22 March 2018
- Time: 7pm – 8.30pm
- Venue: BLOCK71 Jakarta, Ariobimo Sentral level 8, Kuningan Timur
Araya Hutasuwan (Noon)
Co-Founder & CFO at Snapcart
Chief Data Officer at Lippo Digital Group
Head of Analytics at Julo
Junior Data Science Instructor
Panel discussion detail
- Topic: “Women in Data Science“
- Format: Panel discussion, moderated in English. No presentation needed.
- Audience takeaways:
- Learn how to use data in your profession, no matter the industry
- Discuss how data can be useful for problem-solving and making smart decisions to drive business success
- Our guest speakers will share their experience and insights in career opportunities in data.
About the speakers
Araya Hutasuwan (Noon) – Co-founder & CFO, Snapcart
Araya is the Chief Finance Officer at Snapcart Group, a startup based in Indonesia providing real-time offline big data analytics on shopper insights to FMCG brands. Snapcart’s mission is to revolutionize the way brands connect with shoppers through real-time insights, disrupting a 100 year old market research industry. In her role, she is responsible for finance, strategy, and corporate development ensuring the group produces profitable revenue, increasing margins and driving growth of the business.
Prior to this, she was a Vice President at Ardent Capital, a VC based in Bangkok with 16 portfolio companies across Southeast Asia and Hong Kong where she was focused on advising portfolio companies on their business strategies, helping drive subsequent funding rounds, sourcing potential deals, and making investment recommendations. Araya holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management and a BA from Thammasat University.
Martijn Wieriks – Head of Analytics at Julo
Martijn Wieriks is a data scientist and technology entrepreneur. He graduated as a Systems Engineer at Delft University of Technology (MSc, BSc) and worked for Accenture, UNESCO-IHE and various Technology startups. He currently work as Head of Analytics at JULO, a fintech startup based in Jakarta.
Vira Shanty – Chief Data Officer at Lippo Digital Group
Vira has 20 years of experience in IT Telecommunication, particularly in CRM, Billing, Charging, VAS and Big Data field. She has a strong interest in E2E Big Data & Analytic solution and implementation. Since last year, Vira is the Chief Data Officer at Lippo Digital Group.