The Meet Me in St Louis Kick-Off event will share a selection of talks from the 2017 Stanford WiDS conference. All in preparation for events to come in 2018 and prep for the WiDS St. Louis conference, March 5, 2018.
The Global Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference aims to inspire and educate data scientists worldwide, regardless of gender, and support women in the field.
5:30 - 6:00 Networking & WiDS Introduction and Kick Off
6:00 - 6:40 Tech Talk: Megan Price, Human Rights Data Analysis Group
Hosted by Becky Hoai (Data Scientist @ Slalom)
6:40 - 6:50 Transition & Networking
6:50 - 7:30 Tech Talk: Claudia Perlich, Dstillery
Hosted by Sami Cheong (Research Data Scientist @ Monsanto) & Hailey Cahill (Data Engineer @ Monsanto)
7:30 - 7:40 Transition & Networking
7:40 - 8:20 WIDS: A Prescriptive View
Hosted by Alda Mizaky (Analytics Program Lead @ Mercy)
We look forward to sharing this conference and the great work of women in data science in the St Louis Community. Pizza, snacks and beverages sponsored by Slalom, MagAnalytics and the St Louis Machine Learning & Data Science Meetup. The event is free all you have to do is register here to let us know you are coming!