April 5th, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM | Boston University

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 ABOUT

Boston University is proud to partner with Stanford University to bring the Women in Data Science (WiDS) conference to Boston, MA.

​This one-day technical conference will bring together local academic leaders, industrial professionals and students to hear about the latest data science-related research in a number of domains, to learn how leading-edge companies are leveraging data science for success, and to connect with mentors, collaborators, and others in the field.  

The program will include technical talks, panel discussions, recruiting opportunities and several networking breaks throughout the day.

All genders are invited to attend the conference, which will feature exclusively female speakers.

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 SPEAKERS

 
 
 

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 AGENDA

8:00

8:45

9:20

10:00

11:00

11:15

12:15

1:30

2:10

3:10

3:25

4:25

4:30

BREAKFAST & REGISTRATION

 

WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS

TECHNOLOGY VISION TALKS

PANEL DISCUSSION: Who really is a data scientist?

Moderated by Morgan Taylor, Program Director at Insight Data Science

BREAK

TECHNOLOGY VISION TALKS

LUNCH

TECHNOLOGY VISION TALKS

PANEL DISCUSSION: The Challenges of Practicing Data Science

Moderated by Karen Hao, AI Reporter at MIT Technology Review

BREAK

TECHNOLOGY VISION TALKS

CLOSING REMARKS

COCKTAIL RECEPTION

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SPONSORS

 
 

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INFO

CONFERENCE LOCATION:

The Metcalf Trustee Center
1 Silber Way
Boston, MA 02215

CONTACT: