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Women in Data Science (WiDS) Palo Alto @ BNY Mellon Innovation Center (Live...

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BNY Mellon Innovation Center

755 Page Mill Road

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The Women in Data Science conference hosted by Stanford is sold out, but BNY Mellon Innovation Center is proud to be a WiDS ambassador in Palo Alto and host a livestream viewing of the conference on March 4 from 8:45am - 5pm. Join us! Free event, free parking, and free lunch, including in-person lunch speakers. Guests are welcome to attend all or part of the event, but please register to attend.

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8:45am - 9:00 - Registration, breakfast

9:00am - 12:30pm - Livestream viewing of Women in Data Science conference, Morning Sessions

12:30pm - 2:00pm - Lunch, and LIVE speakers:

Erika Lunceford, Head of the BNY Mellon Silicon Valley Innovation Center - The evolving role of data science in financial services

Nikita Sudan, Data Scientist Lead, Walmart Labs. Summary of Presenation: Consumers know Walmart as a retailing giant that has changed the face of retail across America. With Walmart’s growing online presence and customer base, data science and machine learning play a key role in powering product discovery at Walmart.com. She will give an overview of product search at Walmart.com particularly focusing on the application of learning to rank for e-commerce.

2:00pm - 5pm - Livestream viewing of Women in Data Science conference, Afternoon Sessions

The Global WiDS Conference aims to inspire and educate data scientists worldwide, regardless of gender, and to support women in the field. This one-day technical conference provides an opportunity to hear about the latest data science related research and applications in a number of domains, and connect with others in the field.

This WiDS regional event is (1) organized by BNY Mellon (a WiDS Ambassador) under a limited license from Stanford University to use its WiDS logos and marks, and (2) Stanford University is not responsible for the event or any content and/or materials distributed at the event.

WiDS Palo Alto BNY Mellon is an independent event organized by BNY Mellon 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.

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