Women in Tech: Summer Rankin
Wednesday, March 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm HST| Free
Brought to you by the Hawaii Technology Development Corporation (HTDC), TRUE Initiative and Entrepreneurs Sandbox, the monthly Women in Tech series features female technologists who share their experiences working in the technology industry in technical and tech-adjacent roles. If you are looking to gain insights into different roles or thinking about transitioning into the technology sector, join us for this live, complimentary session over Zoom. Attendees will also have the opportunity to ask questions.
For this session, we will be speaking to Summer Rankin, a lead associate data scientist in the Strategic Innovation Group at Booz Allen Hamilton. With a PhD in Complex Systems and Brain Sciences, she lends her expertise in deep learning, natural language processing (NLP), anomaly detection, and performance measurement to projects within one of the world’s leading consulting firms. Join us as we talk about being a woman in data science, transitioning into the tech industry and “Project Shakespeare”.
Please register by Tuesday, March 16th at 5pm. After registration closes, we will send a Zoom link to all registered participants. If you are unable to register, please contact Shane at firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the waitlist.
Hawaii Technology Development Corporation (HTDC) is a state agency under the State of Hawaii Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism. Our mission is to diversify Hawaii’s economy by developing a flourishing technology industry that provides quality, high-paying jobs for Hawaii residents. www.htdc.org
The TRUE Initiative is an initiative of the Hawaii Executive Collaborative, supporting the CHANGE Framework and Movement. Driven by a partnership between the private, public sectors and the State of Hawaii, TRUE aims to tech-enable organizations through collaboration and sharing of tech solutions to common business challenges, in turn creating more resilient companies and a thriving Hawaii. www.hec.org/true
The Entrepreneurs Sandbox is a co-working facility in Kaka’ako, owned by HTDC and managed by BoxJelly. As the “front door to innovation”, our mission is to bring together change agents in Hawaii to enable transformation for a more dynamic Hawaii through technology and entrepreneurship. www.sandboxhawaii.org