The Michigan Institute for Data Science will host live speakers and stream talks from the Women in Data Science Conference at Stanford, and our meetup group has been invited to attend. This is a great opportunity to meet other data scientists and researchers in the Ann Arbor-Detroit area and enjoy the lineup of speakers (http://www.widsconference.org/2017speakers.html).
Please register using the link below. There is no charge for this event. Lunch is provided.
About the Ann Arbor event
In partnership with Stanford University, MIDAS will participate in the 2017 Women in Data Science Conference, with live speakers on campus and a simulcast of the conference proceedings from Stanford.
More details available here: http://midas.umich.edu/2017-wids/
About the conference
The Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference aims to inspire and educate data scientists, regardless of gender, and support women in the field. This one-day technical conference provides an opportunity to hear about the latest data science related research in a number of domains, learn how leading-edge companies are leveraging data science for success, and connect with potential mentors, collaborators, and others in the field. For more information visit
Note: Although this event takes place during working hours, in general events will take place outside of working hours to make it easier to attend.