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Stanford Women in Data Science (WiDS) New Zealand Conference 2018

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The University of Auckland

Faculty of Engineering - Room 401.401

20 Symonds Street

Auckland, Auckland 1010

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The Global Stanford 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.

Next WiDS Conference: March 5, 2018 at Stanford University & 100+ locations worldwide including New Zealand!!

WiDS will be held at Stanford university, and at 100+ regional events hosted by WiDS Ambassadors, and available via livestream. This registration is for the New Zealand WiDS conference which will be hosted at The University of Auckland

  • Professor Rosalind Archer - (Head of Department Engineering Science - The University of Auckland)
  • Dame Diane Robertson - (Chair - Data Futures Partnership)
  • Liz MacPherson - (Government Statistician and Chief Executive Statistics New Zealand )
  • Agate Ponder-Sutton - (Data Scientist - Bank of New Zealand)
  • Pieta Brown - (Manager - Analytics PwC)
  • Amanda Hughes - (Data Scientist - Nicholson Consulting)
  • Angie Judge - (CEO - Dexibit)
  • Emma Vitz - (Student/Actuarial Analyst - Finity Consulting)
  • Dr Lisa Chen - (Chief Analytics Officer - Harmonic)
  • Kat Kolich - (Head of Enterprise Data Services - Bank of New Zealand and Stanford WiDS New Zealand Ambassador)

Check out our speakers here: WiDS New Zealand Speaker bios

For more details of the event agenda: WiDS New Zealand Event Website

We start the evening with networking and registration at 5:00pm, the first speaker starts at 5:30pm

Thanks to our sponsors Bank of New Zealand, LPS and the University of Auckland Faculty of Engineering, this event is free and open to all to attend provided you register here...

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The University of Auckland

Faculty of Engineering - Room 401.401

20 Symonds Street

Auckland, Auckland 1010

New Zealand

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