Advancing Young and Mature Women in STEM+C Education

Start: 3rd Oct 2020 9:30 am
End: 3rd Oct 2020 5:00 pm
Duration: 7 hours and 30 minutes
Location: Online

Type: Information Session
Category: Community
Region: Online

Dr Meena Jha, Senior Lecturer SET and her Women in Technology (WinTECH)  society is bringing another series of Workshop : “Exploring Data Science” and would like to invite you to join us virtually this year.

CQUniversity would like to invite you to participate in “Advancing Young and Mature Women in STEM+C Education”. This event brings together STEM professionals, female students and industry partners for a day of sharing practice, swapping ideas, and building networks. This event is focused on Exploring Data Science and initiatives aims to inspire and educate women in data science.

The workshop will begin at 9:30 am and end at 4:45 pm.

Your registration for the event is free.


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9:30 am - 9:45 am: Opening and Welcome Message Dr Meena Jha and Mr Shehan Thampapillai (Associate Vice Chancellor)

Session 1

9:45 am - 10:45 am: Prof Regina Berretta University of Newcastle Gender inequality in STEM

10:45 am - 11:45 am: Associate Prof Girija Chetty; Data Scientist; University of Canberra; Women in Data Science

11:45 am - 12:00 pm: Break

Session 2

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm: Ms Agnes Panosian; Active Data Platform Specialist with Microsoft; Data & Disruption

1:00 pm-1:30 pm: Lunch Break

Session 3

1:30 pm - 2:30 pm: Dr Sangeetha Kutty; Practical Data Science with Python

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm: Dr Karen Joyce/Natalie Meiklejohn SheMaps; Engaging students in STEM with Drones'

3:30 pm - 3:45 pm: Break

Session 4

3:45 pm - 4:45 pm: Wai Cheng Yee; Exploring MS EXCEL

4:45 pm - 5:00 pm: Dr Meena Jha; Survey Link will be provided; Closing of the workshop

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