Women in Data Science

This was the organizing team of the WiDS 2022 conference
f.l.: Anita Kloss-Brandstätter (FH Kärnten), Olivia Pfeiler (KAI GmbH)

On 25 May 2023, the4th Women in Data Science (WiDS) satellite conference of Stanford University will take place at FH Kärnten in Villach.

The main topics are:

  • The Impact of Data Science in E-Commerce and Retail
  • Data Science Application in Gaming
  • Data Scientist in the making - How to become a data scientist (keynote and panel discussion)

WiDS Villach brings together the southern Austrian data science and research scene and representatives of important regional industries at the Carinthia University of Applied Sciences. It is organised by the two WiDS Ambassadors Olivia Pfeiler (Head of Data Science, KAI - Kompetenzzentrum Automobil- und Industrieelektronik GmbH, Applied Statistics GmbH) and Anita Kloss-Brandstätter (Prof. for Mathematics, FH Kärnten). 

Where & When

  • 25.05.2023, 8:30 - 16:00
  • FH Campus Villach, Europastraße 4, 9500 Villach  

The WiDS conference is a hybrid conference open to the public (participation possible after early registration online or in person). It will take place at the FH Kärnten at the Villach Campus.

„Girls in Data Science“

In order to also sensitise young girls to the topic and to prepare them for it, workshops are currently being offered with the schoolgirls at BG St. Martin (Villach) as well as at CHS Villach.