What is it really like to have a career in data science

TechGirl Masterclass: What is it really like to have a career in data science? 


HotTopics' TechGirl Masterclass Series 2024 is curated specifically for young women aged 16+ and currently in education, passionate about technology and eager to make their innovative mark on the world.


This Masterclass, delivered by a data scientist at Deliveroo and lecturer at Birkbeck University, Annie Baldwin will look into curating a career in data science in a world of AI. The masterclass is also joined by Leonor Diaz Alcantara, the former Global CEO of Montessori Schools, who spoke about how a radical change in learning is necessary to future-proof human skills—and girls in technology!



Why watch?

  • Empowering Insights from Industry Leaders: Learn from Annie Baldwin, a data scientist at Deliveroo and lecturer at Birkbeck University, and Leonor Diaz Alcantara, former Global CEO of Montessori Schools, as they share valuable knowledge on building a thriving career in data science and the shift in education necessary to future-proof skills in technology.
  • Tailored Advice for Aspiring Tech Enthusiasts: Designed specifically for young women with a passion for technology, this Masterclass offers tailored guidance and showcases successful journeys.
  • Comprehensive Leadership and Career Development: The session goes beyond technical skills, focusing on nurturing leadership abilities and professional development to instil confidence and prepare participants for successful roles in the ever-evolving tech landscape.

TechGirl Masterclass details:


Masterclass Speakers:

Annie Baldwin

Annie Baldwin, Data Scientist at Deliveroo

Annie currently works in the User Growth team, leveraging Performance Marketing channels and promotion mechanics to drive acquisitions to Deliveroo. Annie's role involves designing and analysing the results of user-randomised tests, geo-tests, and synthetic controls to understand the incremental value attributed to Deliveroo's marketing efforts.

Leonor Diaz Alcantara

Leonor Diaz Alcantara, the former Global CEO of Montessori Schools

An international executive, Leonor Diaz Alcantara is an influential driving force delivering positive social impact around the world for two decades. Leonor has established versatile solutions in partnership with international authorities, private corporations and NGOs.

Peter Stojanovic

Peter Stojanovic, Editor at HotTopics

As the Editor of HotTopics, Peter brings a wealth of experience in journalism to the community. He has a strong legacy of producing exceptional content and interviewing top business leaders from FTSE 100 & 250 and Fortune 500 companies leading the wider HotTopics editorial team, as well as HotTopics Advisory Boards, to keep our events and activities cutting edge thematically. 



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