Women in Data Science
Datathon Workshop 2023
11th Feb 2023
8:00 am to 11:00 am IST - Online Mode

Women in Data Science (WiDS) Datathon is a global initiative led by Stanford University, which aims to inspire women worldwide to learn more about data science. The WiDS Datathon encourages women worldwide to hone their data science skills, creating a supportive environment for women to connect with others in their community who share their interests. Data scientists of all levels are invited to participate in the datathon, including beginners.

The 6th Annual WiDS Datathon 2023 Challenge is on “Adapting to Climate Change by Improving Extreme Weather Forecasts”.

"WiDS Hubballi is an independent event that is organized by KLE Technological University as part of the annual WiDS Worldwide conference, the WiDS Datathon, and an estimated 200 WiDS Regional Events worldwide. Everyone is invited to attend all WiDS conference and WiDS Datathon Workshop events which feature outstanding women doing outstanding work.”

KLE Technological University, (WiDS Hubballi) is hosting a workshop in support of the global Datathon challenge to assist the participants to hone the required data science skillsets and participate effectively. Data science experts will engage in the sessions during this workshop and provide insights into analytical solutions for real world problems.

Ms. Debanjana Banerjee
Senior Data Scientist, Walmart Global Tech
Research areas: NLP and Stochastic Processes, Anomaly Detection, Biclustering, Recommender Systems, Computer Vision and Intervention Analysis - LinkedIn
AIR: Automated Item Recommendation
for Online Campaigns
Ms. Shreya Khare
Senior Data and Applied Scientist, Microsoft
Research areas: Multimedia Content Analysis and its Application For Sound Source Localisation - LinkedIn
Challenges in building
large scale retrival systems
WiDS Committee
Dr. Ashok Shettar
Vice Chancellor
Prof. B. L Desai
Executive Dean
Prof. B. S Anami
Dr. Uma Mudenagudi
Dean R&D
Ms. Srujana K
Senior Director, Walmart Global Tech

WiDS Ambassador
Dr. Meena S. M.
Head, SoCSE

WiDS Co-Ambassadors
Dr. Sujatha C.
Dr. Padmashree Desai

Dr. P. G Sunitha Hiremath
Prof. Uday Kulkarni
Prof. Neha Tarannum