Pass-It-On Award Recipients

Inmar G. and Farheen O.

2009 Systers Pass-It-On Award Winner

Project Title:

Women in Machine Learning Workshop

Project Description:

Inmar and Farheen of Toronto, Ontario in Canada, will use the award to help pay for their travel expenses to the Women in Machine Learning Workshop to be held in British Columbia. Inmar and Farheen are part of the group organizing the workshop. The workshop’s goals are to give female graduate students, faculty, and research scientists in the machine learning community an opportunity to meet, exchange ideas, and learn from each other. Inmar and Farheen have worked hard preparing for the workshop. They have been organizing talks, reviewing submissions of students and post-docs for oral and poster presentations, making hotel arrangements, and obtaining funding from sponsors.