Omdena Youth Interview: Pravalika Pandayala
April 22nd, 2021

Interviewer: Akanksha Agarwal What is your background? I am Pravallika Padyala, a 16-year old who is really passionate about medicine and data science. My Omdena journey consists of working on a Malaria project with startup Zzapp. I am currently working on a cancer proj

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Omdena´s First Scholarship Recipient: AI Changemaker Madhu Charan from India
April 10th, 2021

We are extremely happy to have selected our first recipient of the Omdena Scholarship Award. The selection is based on various factors including the effectiveness of the scholarship, the recipient´s story, and contribution to Omdena. The scholarship amount is equivalen

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The Most Important Data Science Soft Skills (By a 20+ Years Experienced GIS & Remote Sensing Veteran)
April 6th, 2021

What are the most essential soft skills to work better in data science teams, solve problems more effectively, and excel in your career? Gijs van den Dool, an international consultant and researcher in remote sensing with 20+ years experience shares his learnings.  Can

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Through The Looking Glass: A Deep-Dive Into an Omdena Challenge
April 2nd, 2021

Wondering what it’s like to work on an Omdena challenge? Are you unsure of how you will be able to contribute? Don’t worry! Just walk through the looking glass (this article 😄) to enter the amazing world of collaboration and learning.   By Sneha Bahl  

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Problem Solving Skills & More: From an Engineering Degree to A Senior Data Science Role
March 30th, 2021

On the value of engineering and problem solving skills to stand out in data science. Giulio Giaconi is currently a Senior Data Scientist at Ofcom. He has 5+ years experience in both academic and industrial research and worked as a Teaching Assistant at Imperial College

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Data Science Skills To Stand Out: Why Technical Skills Are Not Always The Most Important Ones
March 28th, 2021

An interview on the value of data science soft skills to stand out in the market. “My name is Anna, I am a computational linguist / NLP specialist, and I recently started a new job at Relative Insight – a UK-based company specialising in comparative text analysi

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