State of Data Science in 2021, Data Governance & more stories this week

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State of Data Science in 2021, Data Governance & more stories this week
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Time for some Data World round-up.
Today’s rundown:

  • State of Data Science 2021
  • Promoting trust in data by World Bank
  • IBM: Difference between Structured and Unstructured data
  • 50 Global Hubs for Top AI Talent & more updates

Keep reading to stay up to date!


  • State of Data Science 2021: Anaconda
    The 2021 State of Data Science report by Anaconda provides insight into the trends and changes in the data science industry along with areas of growth, the impact of COVID-19, and more. This report features more than 4,200 responses from individuals using data science and machine learning tools in more than 140 countries.

    "How did COVID-19 influence your organization's investment in Data Science?"
Image Source: Anaconda, State of Data Science 2021


  • How Marks & Spencer is using Data Science education to upskill their internal talent?
    Marks & Spencer is unlocking the power of Data Science that includes Master’s degree apprenticeships as well as promoting Data Literacy. “I don’t think anyone would have expected that M&S would be the first retailer to launch a data science and AI apprenticeship program. And yet here we are.”
  • Harvard Business Review:50 Global Hubs for Top AI Talent
    "As AI expands into more and more facets of our lives, there is also more scrutiny on who is developing it. Building ethical AI that works for everyone will require a diverse workforce that brings a broad range of perspectives. To aid in that effort, the authors have compiled the top 50 cities for AI talent and analyzed how diverse the population of developers is in each. This can help companies direct their recruiting and hiring as they try to build a broader, more diverse AI workforce."
Image Source: 20 Global Hubs for Top AI Talent
  • AWS's initiative to help underserved students prep for careers in AI and ML
    The AWS & ML Scholarship program is an attempt to bring diversity into the field of AI/ML. This program is aimed at the underserved and underrepresented students in tech, which include women, people with disabilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community. This program starts on March 1, 2022, and each year 2,000 students receive this scholarship.  



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