The is the second in a series of discussions hosted by Groover Labs featuring technology experts in the Midwest. The event will be streamed on YouTube Live and will have a limited socially-distanced in-person audience. Our second speaker is data scientist Jennifer Akers. Akers will talk about the emerging field of data science and the important role data scientists play in retail, fintech, logistics and more. She will discuss the lack of diversity in the field and will provide information about how to prepare for a career in or pivot into data science. Akers will also share how businesses in Wichita and Kansas are using data science today.