WIA 2016 was the inaugural conference that was created to support women in the analytics space. The original conference covered the following topics:
The necessity of technical experience, the power of multiple perspectives, and the significance of discovery and research in the analytics community.
Understanding where women currently thrive within the industry, where they are underrepresented, and what the community can do to support an increase in diversity across the spectrum of analytics.
Defining the necessary skills to successfully contribute to and lead within the analytics community.
How to generate awareness and support of women in the analytics community.