SAME Facilities Management Workshop

July 20, 2020

Data Products Principal Data Strategist Dr. Mechie Nkengla will present at the SAME Facilities Management Workshop on July 29th, 12:30-1:30pm on the topic of “Artificial Intelligence and Improving the IQ of ‘Smart’ Buildings.” We are looking forward to furthering the conversations around enhanced building security, more efficient use of resources, and improving communities.

High Tea with i.c. stars

May 18, 2020

Our Principal Data Strategist was proud to be a speaker for i.c.stars this past Friday working with future leaders to develop skills in technology.

The Savvy Entrepreneur – Interview with Data Products Founder Dr. Mechie Nkengla

May 11, 2020

Listen to Doris Nagel from The Savvy Entrepreneur interview Data Products Founder, Dr. Mechie Nkengla.

“It’s common knowledge that women in STEM fields are a minority, and women of color are especially rare birds.  Mechie Nkengla joins The Savvy Entrepreneur Radio Show to tell the story behind her data analytics consulting company, Data Products LLC. She has a refreshing candor and no-nonsense approach to life and business.  And she shares very openly some of the challenges she’s faced in building her company and raising money, including the unique challenges of being a woman of color in data analytics . She also has some great, hard-earned advice for other entrepreneurs, especially women entrepreneurs.”

Diversity Healthcare Expo

January 21, 2020

University of Illinois at Chicago – Chicago, IL – Exhibitor

2nd Annual Supplier Diversity Symposium

January 9, 2020

Dept. of Healthcare & Family Services – Chicago, IL – Attendee

Federal Small Business Conference

November 19, 2019

11/19/2019-11/22/2019 Kai Bailey Hutchison Convention Center – Dallas, TX – Attendee

SC19 Super Computing Conference

November 17, 2019

11/17/2019-11/22/2019 Colorado Convention Center – Denver, CO – Exhibitor

Cook County Vendor Expo

October 16, 2019

Chicago, IL – Attendee

Illinois Association of Medicaid Health Plans (IAMHP) Conference

September 24, 2019

09/24/2019-09/26/2019 Tinley Park Convention Center – Tinley Park, IL – Sponsor | Attendee