Exploring Data Science with UBC Alumni Over a Delicious Indian Meal!

Exploring Data Science over a Delicious Indian Meal with UBC Alumni

Recently, I had the pleasure of joining a group of UBC alumni at a popular Indian restaurant in Surrey, BC, namely Barney's Karahiwala. The purpose of our gathering was to discuss potential improvements in Data Science, a topic close to all of our hearts. As someone deeply interested in technology and innovation, I was thrilled to engage with like-minded individuals and exchange ideas over a delicious meal. 

The evening began with a warm welcome from the group, many of whom I was meeting after many days. Despite the diverse backgrounds and experiences of the attendees, we all shared a common passion for Data Science and its potential to drive positive change in various industries. One of the most exciting parts of the evening was when we brainstormed potential improvements in Data Science education and training. We discussed the need for more hands-on, practical learning experiences to complement theoretical knowledge. We also talked about the importance of staying updated with the latest tools and technologies in the field, such as machine learning and artificial intelligence. 

By the end of the evening, I felt inspired and invigorated by the lively discussion and the insights shared by fellow alumni of UBC. It was a reminder of the power of collaboration and community in driving innovation and progress. I left the restaurant with an eagerness to continue exploring the exciting world of Data Science.

Submitted by Saifur Rahman, BASc '21

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