In this episode of the new Data Science Series, IBM AI Tech Evangelist Trisha Mahoney interviews Karen Matthys, Executive Director of External Partners at Stanford’s Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering (ICME) and Co-Director of the Women in Data Science Conference (WiDS).
The global WiDS Conference is on March 2, 2020 at Stanford University and 150+ regional events worldwide. The WiDS initiative aims to inspire and educate data scientists worldwide, regardless of gender, and to support women in the field. Prior to the conference, WiDS hosts a Datathon competition on Kaggle focused on a healthcare social impact challenge.
Links mentioned in this episode:
Women in Data Science (WiDS) @ Stanford University : https://www.widsconference.org/
WiDS Datathon 2020: https://www.widsconference.org/datathon.html