Women in Data Science Amsterdam is an independent conference organized by Pipple to coincide with the annual Global Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference held at Stanford University and an estimated 150+ locations worldwide. All genders are invited to attend WiDS regional events, which features outstanding women doing outstanding work in data science.
At Women in Data Science (WiDS) Amsterdam 2020, speakers and attendees will together discuss the meaning and development of AI for business, society and education. You will get data science insights, new approaches and use cases, both from commercial industries as well as non-profit and science.
After the Opening Event on the 24th of September, WiDS Amsterdam continues online with a serie webinars during September and October.
Tue 29 Sept – 10:00
Olivera Rakic (APG, Entis.ai) –
Putting data science to work for long-term sustainable investing
Tue 6 Oct – 10:00
Esther de Vries (JBZ) –
A Hospital’s road to data maturity
Thu 8 Oct – 16:00
Britt van Ballekom and Muriël Schulte (Yacht) –
How to become a future proof data scientist, by developing your soft skills
Tue 13 Oct – 10:00
Esther Weusthof and Maaike Hoogeboom (Achmea) –
The road to data driven insurance.
Thu 15 Oct – 16:00
Zeinab Bakhtiarinoodeh (TomTom) –
Data and AI at TomTom: How We Are Transforming Mobility
Tue 20 Oct – 10:00
Irene van der Lugt and Mariët Hebbink (Rabobank) –
How to transform an organization into a data driven organization
Thu 22 Oct – 16:30
Margot Gerritsen (Prof. Stanford University, Founder WiDS Worldwide) – Hurtling down the data highway.
The adventures of a Dutchie in Silicon Valley
Tue 27 Oct – 10:00
Serena Faruque (SAS) –
Transparency, algorithmic accountability, and model interpretability
On Thursday the 24th of September 2020,
the Opening Event of WiDS Amsterdam will
take place at Rosarium. Due to current
circumstances, the event will exclusively
be organized for 100 invitees. No worries,
after the Opening Event these WiDS Talks
can be viewed online as well!
This event is organized according to the
RIVM COVID-19 guidelines.
Host: Li’ao Wang (CTO/CPO Vakmedianet)
Ambassador: Roos Rooijakkers (Pipple)
Annette Mosman (APG)
Janneke Niessen (CapitalT)
Robey de Jong (Rabobank)
Sacha van de Weijer (KPN)
Michelle Gregory (Science Park Inc)