Intersect 2017 takes place on March 8, 2017, at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA. All conference attendees are invited to attend the Employer Showcase, which will be open from 1-4pm PST. The Employer Showcase is a key part of our Intersect 2017 conference, and in this post, we’re going to walk you through what it is, why it’s important, and provide suggestions for how to get the most from your experience.
Today’s hottest fields are populated by the most innovative companies. These forward-thinking organizations are powered by the creativity, skill, and drive of their employees, and Udacity alumni are steadily joining these ranks, poised to make amazing contributions to the future. In fields like artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and self-driving cars, companies are harnessing the power of their people to develop new technologies the likes of which the world can hardly yet imagine.
The energy around our Self-Driving Car Engineer Nanodegree program right now is incredible. It seems like only yesterday that Sebastian Thrun announced the program at TechCrunch Disrupt SF. Since then, we’ve reviewed and accepted applications, and confirmed the enrollments of our first groundbreaking students. We’ve opened a Slack channel that is now buzzing with thousands of conversations. We’ve even started conducting challenges for people to begin contributing to our very own autonomous vehicle!
But today’s news takes things to a whole new level of amazing.