In this presentation, Wes Eldridge will provide a general overview on data science. The talk will cover a variety of topics, Wes will start with the dirty history of the field which will help add context. After learning about the history of data and data science Wes will discuss the common roles a data scientist holds in business and organizations. Next, he will talk about how to use data in your organization and products. Finally, he'll cover some tools to help you get started in data science. After the presentation, Wes will stick around for Q/A and data discussion.