AnitaB.org Delhi-NCR is back again with an exciting line up of events for 2019. Join us on Friday, 15 March 2019 for the first meetup of this year. All attendees can look forward to a great afternoon of learning and networking.
AnitaB.org Delhi-NCR is a community of women technologists and organizations in the region, who together create a space to learn, network and inspire each other. The upcoming session is an Artificial Intelligence and Data Sciences themed meetup, followed by some networking.
DLF Building No. 5 Tower C, DLF Cyber City, DLF Phase 2, Sector 25, Gurugram, Haryana 122002
Time: 2.30 – 5.30 pm
2.30 – 3.00 pm: Registrations
3.00 – 3.25 pm: Program starts with welcome note and AnitaB.org India update by Maggie Inbamuthiah, Director, Communities and Program, AnitaB.org India
3.25 – 4.05 pm: Session: Text Bias in AI Systems by Nishtha Madaan, Research Software Engineer, IBM Research
4.05 – 4.50 pm: Session: Tapping into Your Inner Power by Sunita Thawani, Founder CEO, Full Circle
4.50 – 5.00 pm: Event close and thanks by AnitaB.org Delhi-NCR core committee members
5.00 – 5:30 pm High Tea and Networking
Maggie Inbamuthiah, Director Communities and Program, AnitaB.org India
Maggie has 20+ years of experience in building and deploying enterprise technology solutions for large organizations. She has a deep understanding of building a career in technology and the challenges faced by women in the workforce. Before starting with AnitaB.org India, Maggie has worked for Infosys Technologies, ANZ, Dell Computers, SunCorp and Fidelity Investments. She is also the co-founder of technology start-ups Employee Experts and ProductLabs Solutions. Throughout her career Maggie has been a mentor for many women guiding them through their career paths. Maggie is also a writer and is passionate about creating social impact through the power of networks and sharing of knowledge.
Nishtha Madaan, Research Software Engineer, IBM Research
Nishtha Madaan is a researcher at IBM Research in India since 3+ years. She works on AI in Compliance, Fairness and Algorithmic Bias. Her job responsibility includes designing and developing NLP and Machine Learning based solutions for clients. She has also been leading multiple academic research collaborations. She has co-authored several research papers published in renowned computer science journals and conferences. She received her Master of Science in Computer Science at the International Institute of Information Technology Hyderabad (IIIT-H). Nishtha Madaan also earned a Diploma in Business Modeling at the University of Vienna, Austria.
Sunita Thawani, Founder CEO, Full Circle
Sunita Thawani, Founder CEO of ‘Full Circle’ is an accomplished professional with senior management and board room experience. Full Circle is a culmination of her passion and dream of last several years to see more and more women leaders in corporate India and workplaces that give equal opportunities based on equitable policies. Sunita has 25 years of rich working experience with the Tata Group. She started her career as a lawyer in the Supreme Court of India and joined Tata Steel in 1988 where she worked in various capacities. In 2004, she successfully took up the challenging task of setting up the legal department of Jamshedpur Utilities and Companies Ltd (Jusco) a Tata Enterprise and 100% subsidiary of Tata Steel where she headed the legal function as DGM (Legal), for ten years. She was chairperson of Internal Complaints Committee of Jusco for Prevention of Sexual Harassment for ten years and brought several cases to successful conclusion.