Vidya Setlur

Vidya is the manager of the natural language team at Tableau Software. Previously, she was a senior research scientist at Tableau Software. She earned her doctorate in Computer Graphics in 2005 at Northwestern University. Her research interests lie at the intersection of natural language processing (NLP) and computer graphics, particularly in the area of iconography and content retargeting. This offers her a unique perspective in an R&D team focused on data visualization.



Engineering Leadership: From Cat Herder to Air Traffic Controller

At Girl Geek X "Elevate" conference, Miriam Aguirre (VP Engineering, Skillz), Rija Javed (Senior Director of Engineering, Wealthfront) and Vidya Setlur (NLP Manager, Tableau Software) will share the ups and downs of their personal and professional journeys to top leaders in their organizations - moderated by Laura Thomson (Senior Director of Engineering, Mozilla).