Main focus: Technical Leadership
Twitter handle: @ellen_koenig
Languages: German, English
Topics: climate-friendly construction, technical leadership, data engineering, management, machine learning, artificial intelligence, data science, ai
Services: Talk, Moderation, Workshop management, Consulting, Coaching, Interview
Willing to travel for an event.
Willing to talk for nonprofit.
Head of Engineering at alcemy, working to reduce the carbon footprint of concrete. My academic background is in computer science and the social sciences.
I am fascinated by how data and data-intense technologies influence how we live.
Volunteer coach for programming classes for women (Rails Girls, OpenTechSchool, Frauenloop, PyLadies), meetup co-organizer and core team member for "Data Science for Social Good". Several years of speaking experience at tech conferences and meetups, including a TedX-Talk.
Examples of previous talks / appearances:
How can we as society shape the current AI developments and direct them towards what we want and need? Presented at TedXUniPotsdam 2022This talk is in: English
Einführungsvortrag zum Thema "Künstliche Intelligenz". Präsentiert auf der Tagung "Die Mensch-Maschine-Gleichung" (2021).This talk is in: German
How can we measure and improve data quality? Presented at Berlin Buzzwords 2020This talk is in: English
Talk aimed at software engineers introducing four different perspectives on software quality. Presented at Python Pizza Remote 2020.This talk is in: English
How-to talk that helps a tech audience figure out how and where they want to have social impact. Presented at PyData & PyCon DE 2019 and as a keynote on Python Pizza Hamburg 2019.This talk is in: English
Intermediate level technical talk about managing the ML prototyping workflow. Presented at GOTO Berlin in 2019 & PyData Berlin in 2019This talk is in: English
Introductory talk about how ML worksThis talk is in: English
Experimental talk transferring the concept of software patterns from the (mostly) Java world into the Python universe.This talk is in: English
Conference talk about learning strategies for learning how to programThis talk is in: English