Women in Data Science 2021 - Perspectives in Industry and Academia - Join Bayer AG and de.NBI / ELIXIR Germany event


Last June 18th, Bayer AG (as a member of the de.NBI Industrial Forum) and de.NBI/ELIXIR Germany organized a common event entitled “Women in Data Science - Perspectives in Industry and Academia”, to show how attractive and diverse the job as a data scientist can be, regardless of whether it is industry or academia.


Opening address  
WiDS network at Bayer AG Arwa Al-Dilaimi, Bayer AG
German network for Bioinformatics Infrastructure (de.NBI) Tanja Dammann-Kalinowski, de.NBI
Data Science - Perspectives in Industry  
Where great minds can make a difference: Working for Bayer Veronica Lopez Remus, Bayer AG
Digitally capable: How science, technology and innovation helps you to build a resilient career Catherine Sirven, Bayer AG
My career experience as biostatistician and project manager Erica Manesso, Bayer AG
Data Science - Perspectives in Academia  
ELIXIR - Data for Life Katharina Lauer, ELIXIR
How I developed my career in data science: role models, training, mentoring and community Bérénice Batut, University of Freiburg, de.NBI
Woman power in data curation and data management Ulrike Wittig, Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies, de.NBI
Panel discussion  

Nearly 150 participants worldwide attended this 2h30m event to discuss and exchange on Women in Data science topic, perspective in Industry and Academia! The feedback was overwhelming. A second “Women in Data Science – Perspectives in Industry and Academia” is planned in Autumn 2021! Stay tuned!

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