Charlottesville Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference

March 16, 2018 | 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Harrison-Small Auditorium

Event Details

The 2018 Charlottesville Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference, to be held on Friday, March 16, aims to inspire and educate data scientists worldwide, regardless of gender, and support women in the field. Hosted by the UVA Data Science Institute, this year’s event will feature a keynote presentation by Red Hat Vice President of Enterprise Data & Analytics Heidi Lanford, roundtable lunches led by leading women in the field, and skills sessions in R and machine learning.

WiDS Charlottesville is a regional event affiliated with the Global Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference which will be held March 5, 2018 at Stanford University. All genders are invited to participate in the conference, which features exclusively female speakers.

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This event aims to galvanize and cultivate our regional data science community, and to support women who are and who want to become leaders in the field of data science.

All genders are invited to participate! We look forward to welcoming a diverse audience to the conference, which will feature a keynote presentation by Red Hat Vice President of Enterprise Data & Analytics Heidi Lanford, roundtable lunches led by leading women in the field, and skills sessions in R and machine learning.

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