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Hosted by Al Martin, VP, Data and AI Expert Services and Learning at IBM, Making Data Simple provides the latest thinking on big data, A.I., and the implications for the enterprise from a range of experts.

This week on Making Data Simple, we have Debbie Berebichez she is the first Mexican woman to graduate from Stanford University with a PhD in Physics, and she uses her education and background to make science approachable to a wide range of audiences. Debbie co-hosts numerous TV shows, where she uses her knowledge of physics to explain the science behind extraordinary engineering feats. Deborah is the Chief Data Scientist at Metis where she leads the creation and growth of exceptional data science training opportunities. Deborah completed two postdoctoral fellowships at Columbia University's Applied Math and Physics Department and at NYU's Courant Institute for Mathematical Sciences where she carried out research in the area of acoustic waves. She invented a highly effective technique in the field of wireless communications whereby a cell phone user can communicate with a desired target user in a location far away. 

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2:10 – Debbie’s mission statement

8:58 – Mentorship

11:25 - Debbie talks about Discovery TV shows

15:04 – Debbie discusses her Ted Talk

19:20 - Data literacy discussion

30:35 – Physicist to data science 

33:22 – Training and data scientist 

38:43 - What makes the perfect data science implementation in a company?

41:53 – Debbie’s advice for young girls

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