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12 Inspiring Women In Data Science, Big Data

Women make up half the population, yet it's been well documented that they don't come close to parity in STEM fields. Could the rise of big data and data science offer women a clearer path to success in technology? Here's a list of 12 inspiring women who work in big data and data science.
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Jill Dyche
VP SAS Best Practices at SAS Institute
Twitter: @jilldyche
Dyche was a principal at a management consulting firm, Baseline Consulting Group, which was acquired by analytics leader SAS in 2012. She's the author of several books, including the most recent one, The New IT: How Technology Leaders Are Enabling Business Strategy in the Digital Age. 
Dyche is currently working on a side project, an e-book that advocates for simple improvements to animal shelter practices to improve pet adoption rates. She spoke about this project, which is data driven, and her volunteer work at Los Angeles-area animal shelters during the Women in Big Data lunch at Strata + Hadoop. 
(Image: Jill Dyche via Twitter)

Jill Dyche

VP SAS Best Practices at SAS Institute

Twitter: @jilldyche

Dyche was a principal at a management consulting firm, Baseline Consulting Group, which was acquired by analytics leader SAS in 2012. She's the author of several books, including the most recent one, The New IT: How Technology Leaders Are Enabling Business Strategy in the Digital Age.

Dyche is currently working on a side project, an e-book that advocates for simple improvements to animal shelter practices to improve pet adoption rates. She spoke about this project, which is data driven, and her volunteer work at Los Angeles-area animal shelters during the Women in Big Data lunch at Strata + Hadoop.

(Image: Jill Dyche via Twitter)

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