Justine Hanssens graduated as a Master of Science in Business Engineering, option Data Analytics from Ghent University in June 2021.
While doing her masters in Data Analytics, she discovered her passion for Data Science and Data Analytics.
In August 2019, Justine went on a 6-month exchange to Hangzhou, China (Zhejiang University). By travelling around in China, from hiking in the steppes of Inner Mongolia to exploring big cities like Beijing and Shanghai, she had the opportunity to see the world from a different perspective and discovered a wide variety of visions and cultures. Furthermore, she fulfilled internships at ArcelorMittal and Möbius Business Redesign. By doing these internships, Justine was able to develop her soft and analytical skills. These internships helped Justine discovering which career paths she wants to take.
Justine started working at element61 in August 2021 as Business Analytics consultant in the Microsoft BI Competence Center. Already in her first weeks she was able to get some hands-on and certified in MS Power BI (DA-100), Azure Data Fundamentals (DP-900) and some weeks later also as Azure Data Engineer (DP-203) . Next to this Justine was trained in TimeXtender and is applying this already on some projects.