& Workshops from experts in the field
9 am- 5 pm
Glen Gould Studio
250 Front Street W.
Toronto, ON, Canada
Talks and panels on business, technical and ethical aspects of Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
9 am- 5 pm
Smith School of Business
200 Front St. W
Hands-on workshops on technical skills development and career development. Workshops are livestreamed as well as in person
7pm- 11 pm
Glen Gould Studio
250 Front Street W. Toronto, ON, Canada
Celebrate with us as we
announce the winners of
our women in data awards and have our first Pitch Competition with The Firehood
All times in EST
Dr. Timnit Gebru
Founder and Executive Director,
Distributed Artificial Intelligence Institute (DAIR)
Interim Head of Borealis AI
Dr. Janét Aizenstros
Founder and CEO of Ahava Digital Group
Independent Special Interlocutor for Missing Children and Unmarked Graves and Burial Sites associated with Indian Residential Schools
NLP Researcher, PhD Candidate at Queen's University
Chief Data Officer and VP, Health - Vector Institute for AI
Professor of Computer Science at the University of Regina
Meharban Madathumpady Sdhique
Deep Learning Researcher
Dr. Patricia Arocena
Head Generative AI Innovation Labs North America, RBC
Senior Manager Deloitte AI Institute Canada
Responsible AI Lead at Mila
Data Engineer at General Motors
Software Engineer, Emerging Technologies Solutions, RBC
Senior Director, Product Management, RBC
Responsible AI Advisor- Mila
Head of Technical Innovation at Farm Mutual Re
Sr. Director, Product Management & Delivery (RBC Brain)
Data Scientist, Loopio
Kerry Khoo Fazari
Senior Director, Data Science & Engineering – RBC
Data Scientist, RBC
Manager, Student Engagement, Vector Institute
Director, Data Science and Principal Technologist
Data Analytics Consultant at ProCogia
Head of Marketing at Borealis AI, RBC
Sales Engineer, Snowflake
Senior Manager, Banking Technology Consulting, EY
Fizza Ahmad Sheikh
Senior Data Scientist, Shopify
The nominations for the 2023 Womxn in Data Science Awards are open until March 19th. The awards aim to recognize and celebrate women and minoritized genders in data professions who are leaders in their field, have demonstrated expertise in data or are driving change in their organizations and offering innovative solutions. The winners will be recognized at our Award Ceremony on the evening of April 27th at The Glen Gould Studio.
We will be updating this section with prize information as they are confirmed.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the format of this year's Conference and Awards?
The conference is in person this year. Day 1 programming will be held at the Glen Gould Studio at 250 Front Street West Toronto, Ontario. Day 2 Programming will be held at the Smith School of Business at 200 Front Street West Toronto, Ontario. Day 2 workshops will be live-streamed for those who want to do the workshops from home and have more time to prepare for the awards in the evening. Our awards ceremony is on Day 2 at the Glen Gould Studio. We will also send out all session recordings subject to speaker approval post-conference by May 30th.
Who should attend the 6th Annual Womxn in Data Science Conference & Awards?
The Conference and Awards are open to everyone. The majority of our audience are data professionals looking to keep up with the latest trends and build community. There are talks, panels and workshops accessible to a variety of skill sets.
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