Student Spotlight – Meet Miguel


This week's student spotlight introduces you to Miguel Dias, who has a background in Molecular Genetics and Gene Therapy. He decided to change his career field and to join the Applied MSc in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence programme at DSTI. Tell us more about yourself. During my PhD thesis, I worked on high-throughput DNA sequencing, developing novel techniques for molecular diagnosis and aiming the discovery of new disease-causing gene defects. Later, throughout my Postdoc, I was in charged for the development of a novel gene replacement therapy approach using viral vectors with the goal to cure a particular [...]

Student Spotlight – Meet Miguel2018-12-03T12:47:04+00:00

New DSTI Career Center


Data ScienceTech Institute Career is thrilled to announce a new Career Center in partnership with JobTeaser. This online platform is now up for students and offers personalized content according to their profile. The career platform allows each student to have the necessary tools to boost their career in the data field. Students will be able to find internships and job opportunities through a personalized profile. They will access exclusive opportunities only reserved to DSTI students and alumni. Moreover, the platform includes various articles and videos to prepare each candidate to a job interview. If you are a student, [...]

New DSTI Career Center2018-12-11T16:47:07+00:00

Scientific Advisory Board Meeting


As every 6 months, the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) met last November 16th, to examine DSTI's activity by presenting the ongoing and past work. In order to strengthen and continuously improve the different programmes, DSTI puts a high value on these meetings. The Institution aims to meet the industrial world expectations and to always closely follow scientific progress. The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) is commissioned as an advisory body by the Board of Directors, and advises on DSTI's research strategy. It assists in defining the quality of the Institution and the evolution of each programme. Moreover, the SAB is consulted on the [...]

Scientific Advisory Board Meeting2018-11-19T15:59:43+00:00

Art Private Viewing at DSTI Paris


On November 13th, the Parisian campus organised an Art Private Vernissage with its students. DSTI campus is delighted to have 2 new paintings on its premises - "Floriade 2002" and "Souvenir de Mer de Chine", by the talented Noël Durand. Mr Durand often works with part of nature that composes landscape. He can summon what is often hiding in the mass of information received during the direct confrontation with nature. In fact, he perceives his work as essays - operations through which one ensures the qualities and properties of something. What should be retained? Which symbols should be called upon? How can he [...]

Art Private Viewing at DSTI Paris2018-11-13T17:44:44+00:00

Student Spotlight – Meet Vipin


This week's student spotlight introduces you to Vipin Kumar, student in the Applied MSc in Data Engineering programme. Tell us more about yourself. I came from Bangalore in India, and I have 12 years of software development experience in the Telecom industry, content delivery networks and video streaming technologies. Why did you choose DSTI? Coming from the cloud and large scale product development, I wanted to find a course that gives me deep understanding of the applied data engineering side. For instance, big data handling, analysis, machine learning and end to end cloud deployments and its related technologies. DSTI’s Applied [...]

Student Spotlight – Meet Vipin2018-11-09T10:02:55+00:00

Video – What makes a good Data Scientist? Head of Data Science at Tesco explains


We had the honour to welcome Robert Armstrong, Head of Data Science at Tesco, to present Data Science at Tesco Group to our students. Here a short video of him explaining what makes a good data scientist. Robert Armstrong is a Data Science and Analytics leader with more than 10 years of experience across B2C and B2B focused businessess, and within various sectors (high tech, retail and telco). His current focus is on developing and leading a centralised Data Science team to provide big data and algorithms. The aim is to develop scalable data products. [...]

Video – What makes a good Data Scientist? Head of Data Science at Tesco explains2018-11-09T10:03:36+00:00

Student Spotlight – Meet Taísa


This week's student spotlight introduces you to Taísa de Almeida, student in the Applied MSc in Data Science and AI programme. Tell us more about your background. I was an Electrical Engineer and got my MSc in Power Systems in Brazil. I worked for many years in the Electrical Power Industry and as a teacher in vocational courses. Why did you choose to pursue a career in Data Science? Using mathematics to solve problems is something that I was always very excited about. I started to think about a career change and I realised that the things I learned [...]

Student Spotlight – Meet Taísa2018-11-09T14:37:36+00:00

Data Scientists report by Figure Eight


Figure Eight has written a report regarding the data science community and observes that the field is evolving. There are a lot more machine learning projects and data that is required to power them than before. Therefore, jobs in these fields are multiplying. This reports states that this community focuses more on ethical issues even if data privacy has always been a concern. Artificial Intelligence has increased a lot of questions as it is used in many situations, such as medical diagnoses and courtroom sentencing. In this report, Figure Eight asked questions to data scientists and ethical professionals such [...]

Data Scientists report by Figure Eight2018-11-09T14:38:10+00:00

EU Harnham Salary Guide 2018


The Harnham’s annual European Data and Analytics 2018 salary guide digs deeper into salary trends. It explores the most in demand skills and hiring challenges, as well as some of the key push and pull factors candidates consider when deciding whether to move positions. The survey has shown us some very interesting findings. No longer can an analyst focus on one specific area. They must have both broader technical and commercial understandings to represent true business value. Big data engineers are fast becoming the most in demand resource in the market and, as companies are making the transition to Cloud based services, [...]

EU Harnham Salary Guide 20182018-12-05T14:57:07+00:00

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