Zoomi to Co-Host Data Science Innovation in eLearning Meetup

Bringing together data science leadership from key EdTech companies

MALVERN, Pa., March 2, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Zoomi, a performance optimization data analytics company, today announced that they are co-hosting the first "Data Science Innovation in eLearning" Meetup. Zoomi will be joined by Udemy, the world's largest online learning marketplace, in putting on this event in San Francisco, CA on April 20, 2017.

Zoomi and Udemy are bringing together data science leadership from key EdTech companies to discuss how to utilize data science as a strategy for innovation in the EdTech domain. Panelists who are committed to participate include:

  • Larry Wai, Chief Data Scientist at Udemy
  • Chris Brinton, Head of Advanced Research at Zoomi
  • James Densmore, Director of Data Science at Degreed
  • Tom Do, Director of Analytics at Coursera
  • Shivani Rao, Senior Applied Research, Learning Relevance at LinkedIn Learning
  • Praveen Gollakota, Head of Data Science at Udacity

"We are thrilled to bring together some of the best innovators and strategists working in the EdTech space today," said Caroline Brant, Director of Client Success at Zoomi and the event's organizer. "This will be a unique opportunity for attendees to learn how data scientists and educators are utilizing technology to enhance elearning, empower learners and improve business outcomes."

This event is scheduled from 5-7pm on April 20 and is open to the public; however, space is limited. Please click here for more information and to register at meetup.com.

About Udemy
Udemy was founded in 2010 with the aim of helping anyone build the life they imagine through online learning. Udemy is a global marketplace for learning and teaching online where more than 13 million students learn from an extensive library of 40,000 courses taught by expert instructors in 80 different languages. Whether learning for professional development or personal enrichment, students can master new skills through self-paced, on-demand courses, while instructors can share their knowledge with the world. For companies, Udemy for Business offers subscription access to a curated collection of business-relevant courses as well as a central, simple platform to host and distribute proprietary content. Udemy is privately owned and headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Ireland and Turkey. For additional information, please visit www.udemy.com.

About Zoomi

Zoomi, a performance optimization data analytics company, brings together the disciplines of predictive and prescriptive analytics, machine learning and data mining to glean insights and intelligence about a learner's behavior, cognitive and engagement preferences to synchronize learning with business outcomes. Zoomi's first-to-market technology delivers measurable ROI for corporate training and education programs. The company was founded in January 2015 by a global team of industry-leading engineers, developers and designers. Zoomi's headquarters are in Malvern, PA. For more information or to request a demo, visit www.zoomiinc.com.

Media Contact: Caroline Brant, Zoomi, 2672781446, caroline.brant@zoomiinc.com

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