Data Dialogue with Otis Jennings, Rhodes iiD Executive in Residence
To join, please register here: https://duke.zoom.us/j/97948978975
Otis Jennings will discuss his data journey, which started in academia; ventured to nonprofits, corporate settings, startups, management and the defense industry; and continues to meander. He will discuss specific projects, the role of networking and mentorship, and continuing education.
Dr. Jennings is an executive in residence this fall at the Rhodes Information Initiative at Duke University. He is teaching a course in Sports Analytics that highlights student projects and guest lectures from prominent individuals in the analysis of the sports world. For work, he is an advisor to several startups, runs his own consultant firm, and is a contributor in the NSF-funded STEM Opportunities in Prison Settings (STEM-OPS). Otis sits on the board of Just Human Productions and the St. Mark's School of Texas and manages a grade-school math tutoring program that serves underprivileged youth.