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Mar 12

International Women’s Day 2020 by New Hall Society

March 12, 2020

Free – £25
international woman Day 2020

Join an interesting evening of discussion about women’s experiences in industries commonly built, and controlled, by men.

International Women’s Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating women’s equality.

Keynote speaker, Woman of the Year 2019 Ivana Bartoletti, will be joined by alumnae of New Hall Society to discuss gender inequality in predominantly male sectors. A portion of the evening will be dedicate for questions and discussion with audience.

Feel free to arrive early and visit the Welcome Collection

A drinks reception will follow.

Speaker Biographies

Key Note Speaker

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Ivana Bartoletti is a privacy and data protection expert and a public speaker and commentator on issues where technology intersects politics. Ivana is the Co-Founder of the Women Leading in AI Network and received the Woman of the Year Award in the 2019 Cybersecurity Awards for her work on digital ethics and equality.

Her first book on the socio economic impact of Artificial Intelligence will be published in May 2020

 

 

 

 

Alumna Speaker

5D Kate Wilkinson

Kate Wilkinson (2013, Engineering) is a data scientist working across a range of high-impact Artificial Intelligence projects. Since graduation she has worked at a specialist AI consultancy, with her most recent work focusing on tackling discrimination enacted by AI. Remember the sexist Apple credit card? Kate has been implementing cutting-edge AI techniques for a piece of free software which can prevent these exact issues. As an accomplished AI software developer Kate is a champion of women at the current frontier of technology.

£25 per person (£15 for alumnae who matriculated in or after 2010), guests welcome. Booking closes Friday 14 February

 

 

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Date:
March 12, 2020
Cost:
Free – £25
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Venue

Wellcome Collection
183 Euston Road
London, NW1 2BE United Kingdom
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Organiser

New Hall Society
Phone:
01223 762100
Email:
enquiries@murrayedwards.cam.ac.uk
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