Data Journeys Podcast

Data Journeys


Data Journeys is a podcast for aspiring Data Scientists by AJ Goldstein, where he interviews world-class Data Scientists about their learning journeys. The focus is on how they’ve bridged the gap between acquiring technical skills and creating real-world impact. In each episode, the goal is to equip up-and-comers with the strategies, tactics, and tools that the best in the world have used to get to where they are today.

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Latest Episodes & Show Notes

#25: Laura Noren: The Ethics of Data Science

#24: Brian McFee: Music and Data Science

#23: Wes McKinney: The Creator of Pandas

#22: Mike Tamir: Identifying Fake News with the Head of Data Science at Uber ATG

#21: Frank Diana: The Future of AI – Predicting, Preparing, & Thriving in Our Changing Future

#20: Kyle Polich: Skepticism and Simplifying Complex Topics with the Host of the Data Skeptic Podcast

 #19: Emily Glassberg Sands: Equalizing Access to Rewarding Careers as Head of Data Science at Coursera

#18: Dan Hammer: Democratizing Environmental Data at the White House, NASA, National Geographic, and More

#17: Decoding Healthy Meals & Learning the World of Food with Sivan Aldor-Noiman and Erik Andrejko @ Wellio

#16: Jim Guszcza: Chief Data Scientist at Deloitte Consulting

#15: Travis Oliphant: Creating, Evolving, & Funding Open-Source Software

#14: Drew Conway: Applying Data Science to Where It’s Needed Most

#13: Anthony Scriffignano: Developing Cultural Awareness & Global Perspective Through International Data Science

#12: Favio Vázquez  — Data Science Polymath

#11: Dan Wulin — International E-Commerce, Price Optimization, & Home-Good Product Recommendations

#10: Jure Leskovec — Chief Scientist of Pinterest

#9: Daniela Huppenkothen Astronomy, Cosmology, & The Study of Space

#8: Chris Albon Connecting Africa to the Internet & Defending Public Discourse

#7: Fernando Perez — Creating iPython, Founding NumFOCUS, & The Stories Behind It All

#6: Andrew Ng — Globalizing Education, Disrupting Industries, & Generalizing Artificial Intelligence

#5: Eric Weber — Lifelong Learning & The Art of Staying Curious

#4: Kirk Borne — NASA, Astrophysics, & the Evolution of Modern-Day Data Science

#3: Kale Temple — Artificial Intelligence & Data Science Consulting

#2: Kate Strachnyi — A Meta-Interview of 20 Amazing Data Scientists

#1: Andrew Cassidy — Predicting Bombs, Learning Online, & Working Anywhere

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