The biggest event on the data science community calendar is the one that showcases women in the field. Global Women in Data Science (WiDS) is like the Women’s March for analytics. It’s a phenomenon too big for just one city.
The conference was founded by Margot Gerritsen, a Stanford faculty member and Director of Stanford’s Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering (ICME). Stanford staff members Karen Matthys and Judy Logan are the even’s Co-Directors. WiDS’ attracts technical expert speakers from a full range of analytics specialties. All of them are women.
Author: Meta S. Brown