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WiDS Cambridge 2024

Friday, March 8th, 2024
8am-4:30pm EST
In person: Microsoft New England (NERD Center)
1 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02142

Registration is now open, and closes March 1st, at 2:00pm!


For the eighth year, MIT, Harvard, and Microsoft New England are proud to collaborate with Women in Data Science (WiDS) Worldwide to bring the WiDS regional conference to Cambridge, Massachusetts. This one-day conference will feature an all-female lineup of speakers and panelists from academia and industry to talk about the latest data science-related research in a number of domains, to learn how leading-edge researchers and companies are leveraging data science for success.

Recordings of our 2023 talks and panels can be accessed here.

2024 Keynote Speaker

Fotini Christia

Ford International Professor of the Social Sciences

Director, MIT Sociotechnical Systems Research Center (SSRC), MIT

Plenary Speakers/Technical Talks

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Danisha Baker 
Data & Applied Scientist,

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Elizabeth Lingg 
Principal Software Engineering Manager


About WiDS

WiDS Cambridge is independently organized by MIT, Harvard, and Microsoft New England to be part of the mission to increase participation of women in data science and to feature outstanding women doing outstanding work.

The Women in Data Science (WiDS) initiative aims to inspire and educate data scientists worldwide, regardless of gender, and to support women in the field. WiDS started as a one-day technical conference at Stanford in November 2015. Nine years later, WiDS is a global movement that includes a number of worldwide initiatives:​​

For more information, visit here. 

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