The Nairobi Women in Data Science & Machine Learning Community together with the Biosciences eastern and central Africa hub are honoured to be the Nairobi WiDS ambassadors in 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. This annual one-day technical conference provides an opportunity to hear about the latest data science related research and applications in a broad set of domains, All genders are invited to participate in the conference, which features exclusively female speakers.
WiDS will be held at Stanford university, and at 100+ regional events (including Nairobi) hosted by WiDS Ambassadors, and available via livestream. The 2018 program will feature exemplary speakers on a broad array of topics ranging from cybersecurity to astrophysics to computational finance, and more.
At the Stanford University conference, the line-up of speakers includes Anita Rao, Director of Enterprise Data Services, PayPal, <a target="_blank" href="http://www.widsconference.org/lada-adamic.html" target="_blank" rel="noopener" …read more