Women in Data Science @ Stanford Earth
- Friday, Nov 1, 2019 8:00 AM
- Frances C. Arrilaga Alumni Center, 326 Galvez Street - Barnes/McDowell/Cranston rooms
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- Women in Data Science @ Stanford Earth
- Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
- School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences, Department of Geological Science
Women in Data Science@Stanford Earth features outstanding work done by outstanding women with the aim to educate, inspire and provide network opportunities for students, faculty and researchers. The workshop covers a range of topics in fundamental science as well as application areas in Earth resources, hazards, climate and sustainability.
This event is part of the global WiDS initiative that aims to inspire and educate data scientists and data science enthusiasts worldwide, regardless of gender, and to support women in the field. WiDS includes a global conference held annually at Stanford, nearly 200 regional conferences in over 55 countries, an annual datathon and a podcast series (widsconference.org).
WiDS @Stanford Earth nine speakers from the US and abroad who discuss groundbreaking research at the intersection of data science and the Earth Sciences. This year, the three main areas of research covered are Climate & Sustainability, Geophysics and Earth & Planetary Sciences. Apart from technical talks, the day will also feature panels on education, research collaboration and career planning as well as a poster presentation by women graduate students.
We hope you will join us on this exciting workshop. The event is free of charge, but registration is required and limited. Encourage your students to register!
Please register here