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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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Amy O'Connor
Big Data Evangelist at Cloudera
Twitter: @ImAmyO
O'Connor joined Hadoop distributor Cloudera in 2013, coming to the company from Nokia, where she served as senior director of big data. She presented a session on big data use-cases for telcos at the recent Strata + Hadoop World event. In her role at Cloudera, she advises customers as they introduce and adopt big data solutions. 
She holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Connecticut and an MBA from Northeastern University. 
(Image: Amy O'Connor via Twitter)

Amy O'Connor

Big Data Evangelist at Cloudera

Twitter: @ImAmyO

O'Connor joined Hadoop distributor Cloudera in 2013, coming to the company from Nokia, where she served as senior director of big data. She presented a session on big data use-cases for telcos at the recent Strata + Hadoop World event. In her role at Cloudera, she advises customers as they introduce and adopt big data solutions.

She holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Connecticut and an MBA from Northeastern University.

(Image: Amy O'Connor via Twitter)

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