Universiteit Leiden

nl en


Women in Data Science (WiDS)

Friday 13 May 2022
Gorlaeus Building
Einsteinweg 55
2333 CC Leiden
Lecture Hall 2

Women in Data Science Netherlands is an independent conference organized by Pipple, Amsterdam Data Science, Maastricht University and Leiden University to coincide with the annual Global Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference held at Stanford University and an estimated 200+ locations worldwide. All genders are invited to attend WiDS events, which features inspiring women talking about their expertise and experiences within the field.

WiDS is about diversity and inclusion. About empowering people by appreciating what makes them different. Regardless of gender, ethnicity, age or sexual orientation. It aims to inspire and educate both data science students & professionals in the Netherlands.

Women in Data Science (WiDS) - Leiden


10:50 - 11:00 Welcome and Opening Remarks

11:00 - 11:30  Prof Mirjam van Reisen, LUMC – Provisional Title: FAIR Data Science: Digital Health in VODAN Africa

11:30 - 12:00 Maria Suarez Diez, Wageningen University - Data to redesign microbial lifestyle and boost biotechnology

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

13:00 - 13:30 Sylvia le Devedec, LACDR Leiden – Provisional Title: FAIR Data Science in High Content Screening

13:30 - 14:00 Elise Dusseldorp – Title: TBD

14:00 - 14:30 Coffee Break

14:30 - 15:00 Dr Suzan Verberne, Associate Professor, Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science, Leiden University - Text mining for health knowledge discovery

15:00 - 16:00 Panel Discussion – Ethics of AI-Ready Bio-health Data Science – Data privacy, Data ownership and Provenance

16:00 Finish and Closing Remarks

This website uses cookies.  More information.