Rama Assaf-Smith

Director, Eng. Ops, Analytics, Comcast

Rama Assaf-Smith currently leads a Data Science and Analytics team within the Technology and Product group of Comcast. Rama is focused on creating analytics products and machine learning models that can be leveraged to understand and improve the experience of video and broadband customers. Prior to joining Comcast, Rama worked for a global investment bank, a Philadelphia-based startup, and a utility company. She holds a Master’s in business Intelligence from St. Joseph’s University and a Bachelor’s in Computer Science from Morgan State University.

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Women in Unified Data Analytics Panel DiscussionSummit 2020

Please join us virtually for a Women in Unified Data Analytics Panel Discussion at Spark + AI Summit and hear from female leaders from ShopRunner, Comcast and Toyota Research Institute for a panel discussion. Following the discussion, there will be an interactive Q&A session with the speakers. Come hear how these leaders in data + AI unite and grow their teams of data scientists, analysts and engineers to drive change in their respective industries. The session will be moderated by Caryl Yuhas, Sr. Field Engineering Manager at Databricks.

Ali Vanderveld, Director of Data Science, ShopRunner

Franziska Bell, Ph.D., Senior Director, Machine Assisted Cognition and Accelerated Materials Design and Discovery at the Toyota Research Institute

Rama Assaf-Smith, Director, Eng. Ops, Analytics at Comcast