Marine Thinking CEO to Serve as Guest Speaker and Panelist for Two Professional Women’s Organizations

By Published On: March 6, 2024Categories: News

In celebration of International Women’s Day, Marine Thinking CEO Wenwen Pei will serve as a guest speaker and panelist for two professional women’s organizations on March 7th and 8th in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Women in Machine Learning & Data Science (WiMLDS) – Halifax Chapter Meetup
Thursday, March 7th (6:00-8:00 pm)
Saint Mary’s University
923 Robie Street, Halifax, NS

WiMLDS supports and promotes women and gender minorities who are practicing, studying, or are interested in machine learning and data science.

Wenwen will be discussing her leadership role at Marine Thinking along with the impact of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning on the company’s autonomous vessel technology.

Learn more and register for free.

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International Women’s Forum – Atlantic Chapter
IWF Atlantic International Women’s Day Breakfast 2024  (Registration is closed)
Friday, March 8th (8:00-9:30 am)
Halifax Convention Centre
1650 Argyle Street, Halifax, NS

With more than 550 members, IWF Canada brings together accomplished women across the country to develop and exercise women’s leadership and to leverage its global network. Their vision is for women to be fully represented in positions of the highest decision-making authority in Canada and exercise their leadership globally.

In a roundtable discussion, entitled DigitALL: Innovation and technology for gender equality, with a focus on – Gender Bias in AI, Wenwen will share her unique perspective along with fellow panelists:

Ms. Pinki Kumar, Partner at Deloitte LLP
Ms. Jennifer LaPlante, Chief Growth & Investment Officer at Canada’s Ocean Supercluster
Dr. Nur Zincir-Haywood, Faculty of Computer Science at Dalhousie University
Dr. Alice Aiken, VP Research and Innovation at Dalhousie University (Moderator)

We hope you can join us and see these inspiring women share their stories, professional experiences, and perspective on AI technology as we celebrate International Women’s Day on Friday, March 8th.