Capital One Presents: Virtual Tech Talk: What Banking & Rocket Science Have in Common

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Launch a rocket into space. Control an unmanned satellite from your office while retrieving groundbreaking and, at times, life-saving data. That's rocket science. Process billions of dollars in credit card payments every day. Defeat the bad guys attempting to commit fraud and steal customers money. That's banking. There are clearly a lot of things that are different about completing these tasks but they have a lot more in common than you might think. So much so that after five years doing the former, Melanie Frank, Managing Vice President of Software Engineering at Capital One and certified (or certifiable) space geek, has gotten a ton of joy from innovating the latter for the last twenty years. Join us to hear her story!