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Open Data Science Virtual Conference

April 14-17, 2020 Sharing some insights from the the Open Data Science Conference (ODSC) that I attended virtually. First, it was really easy to enter the conference using my EventBrite login details. Entered the ODSC lobby area and it was virtually set up just like the real thing! There are even miniature virtual people walking…
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April 18, 2020 0

What are the pros & cons of an online data conference?

The pros and cons of an online data conference is as follows: Pros: 1) One can watch the conference at the comfort of their homes. 2) It’s possible to interact well with the speaker/ attendees through Slack 3) If the conference is in an other city than where I live , I save time on…
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April 17, 2020 0

The Pros & Cons of an online data conference

Pros: 1. Works perfectly for introverts who are shy to meet people in person and further ask questions during the sessions. 2. Avoid complicated travels, waiting for taxis, constantly thinking of how to get to the venue on time and spend less. It’s comfortable and cheaper. 3. Supports sustainability by reducing travel and resource consumptions,…
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April 8, 2020 0

Pros & Cons of an Online Conference

Looking at the current situation (COVID-19) all companies are forced to give WFH and maximum conferences go cancelled or it is happening virtually. Videoconferencing also provides transmission of static images and text between two locations, in addition to transmission of full-motion video images and high-quality audio between multiple locations. Online conferences offer many benefits –…
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April 8, 2020 0

Pros and cons of online conference

Pros – 1) easy to attend 2) comfort of learning something new sitting at home 3) chance to develop knowledge on new content 4) chances of connecting with like minded people via LinkedIn 5) Save $$$$ Cons – 1) hard to get the same level of networking that we have when we meet in person…
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April 8, 2020 0