2019 Technical Track – Maryam Jahanshani

Maryam Jahanshani

Research Scientist

Technical Track – Using Embeddings to Understand the Variance & Evolution of Data Science Skill Sets

Maryam JahanshaniMaryam runs research at TapRecruit, a NY-based startup that is developing tools to implement evidence-based talent management. TapRecruit’s research program integrate recent advances in NLP, data science and decision science to identify robust methods to reduce bias in talent decision-making and attract more qualified and diverse candidate pools.

In a past life, Maryam was a cancer scientist where she researched how growing organs ‘know’ they’ve reached the right size. She is originally from Melbourne, Australia. Outside of work, she enjoys woodworking, and teaches laser cutting.

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