During the BISS’ session at the Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference 2021 on March 9, Medtronic, Statistics Netherlands (CBS), CaptainVR and CADChain gave presentations on use cases or problems related to data science at their companies. After the pitches, conference participants went into chosen break-out rooms to discuss and look for possible solutions together with the representatives of the companies and moderators from BISS.

Learn more about Medtronic, Statistics Netherlands (CBS), CaptainVR and CADChain in our previous post.

The WiDS Conference hosted by the Institute of Data Science in conjunction with WiDS Netherlands aims to inspire and educate data scientists worldwide, regardless of gender, and to support women in the field. It provides an opportunity to hear about the latest data science-related research and connect with others in the field. Continue reading

Participating companies


Key takeaways from the session

Medtronic. Speaker: Aranka de Barbanson, Business Analyst Data Science – Medtronic B.V. European Operations Center (EOC). Learn more

Medtronic presentation


Statistics Netherlands. Speaker: Yvonne Gootzen. Learn more

Statistics Netherlands (CBS) presentation


CADChain. Speaker: Violetta Shishkina (Founder). Learn more

CADChain presentation


CaptainVR. Speaker: Dana-Maria Faneker (Founder & Concept Creator). Learn more

CaptainVR presentation

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