Interview with Felicity Splatt (Data Scientist/Manager at PwC)

Felicity Splatt is an experienced Data Scientist and currently manages a Data Science team at PwC. She has extensive experience across both the public and private domains, and has multiple degrees including a PhD in Quantum Computing! In this interview, she discusses the transitions from academia to the public sector, then from the public sector…

Interview with Ian Hansel (Director of Verge Labs)

Ian Hansel is the Director of the AI company Verge Labs, and is an experience Data Scientist and Data Science Instructor. In this interview, he shares some fantastic insights and advice on getting started in Data Science and building a successful career. As a Director of Verge Labs, can you please tell us a little…

An Interview with Me (Humans of Data Science)

I was fortunate to take part in Kate Strachnyi‘s fantastic Humans of Data Science (HoDS) series. We discussed my journey into Data Science, the motivation for starting this blog, and the importance of networking for Data Scientists. Link to video: https://lnkd.in/d6-A3n5  

Mobius Strips and Dips: Some Career Reflections and Insights Beyond Data Science

I  recently overheard, and possibly participated in, the following (somewhat edited) conversation*: Grasshopper: Please bestow upon me Master, whether or not I should pursue a Master’s degree? Master: What are your career aspirations grasshopper? Grasshopper: I merely hope to mimic you’re illustrious career Master. Master: What is it that you seek in your next role…

Interview with Sidney Minassian (Founder of Contexti & SalesNative)

Sidney Minassian is the influential and inspirational Founder and CEO of Contexti, the successful Big Data Analytics Solutions & Training company, and the Founder of SalesNative, which provides sales coaching to first-time tech founders. In this interview, he offers some invaluable insights on launching a tech business, and also provides advice on how to increase your value…

Interview with Eugene Dubossarsky (Data Science Pioneer)

There are successful, influential and inspirational Data Scientists, and then there’s Eugene Dubossarsky! The Data Science community is incredibly lucky to have him share his wisdom and insights, distilled from over a decade in the field. His responses are invaluable, and you’re guaranteed to learn from, and be inspired by, this interview: You’ve been running…

Interview with Ian Oppermann (NSW Chief Data Scientist & CEO of NSW Data Analytics Centre)

I recently had the honour of interviewing the successful Ian Oppermann. Ian is both the CEO of the NSW Data Analytics Centre and the NSW Chief Data Scientist. He was kind enough to give up some of his valuable time to share some truly unique, inspirational and valuable insights. You have the honourable and influential positions of being…

An Interview with Me (Alex Antic)

I recently had the pleasure of being interviewed by the influential Nic Ryan, an inspirational Data Scientist.  He asked me some interesting and challenging questions, allowing me to share the story of my journey into Data Science, and my passion for analytics and knowledge sharing. https://www.datafriends.rocks/single-post/2018/02/27/Q-A-with-Alex-Antic-Data-Scientist  

Interview with Kate Strachnyi (Data Visualisation Expert & Author)

I was lucky enough to interview Kate Strachnyi, the author of the great book Journey to Data Scientist, manager at Deloitte, and a well know data visualisation expert. She’s an active contributor on the LinkedIn Data Science community, offering advice and guidance to aspiring and junior Data Scientists. She was kind enough to share some…