An inspiring panel of senior women leaders in Data Science will discuss the opportunities and challenges for women in data analytics.

Kathrina Murphy, Director of Data & Marketing Intelligence at KBC Bank
Mairead Cullen, Chief Information Officer, Vodafone
Fiona Leheny, Head of Data Services, State Claims Agency, NTMA
Oonagh O'Shea, Managing Director,  Accenture Applied Intelligence
Elaine Robinson, Analytics Manager, ESB

The panel discussion will explore the following questions:

How can we continue to attract women into the profession?
What are organisations doing to ensure a better gender balance?
Why do some women lack confidence to assert themselves in the industry?
How can our women data leaders inspire young women to take the first steps
Are positive discrimination and the use of quotas appropriate?
Are gender bias and stereotyping still issues and, if so, how do we confront them?