Women in AI Person of the Year Award

    This award recognizes the great Women in Artificial Intelligence who have done outstanding work within their organization. We are looking for inspirational female leaders who are pioneering diversity and inclusion within the tech industry. If you or someone you know is paving the way for other women in the field of AI, then we want to hear from you.


    What to Include in Your Application

    It is important to provide as much detail as possible in your application. The more thought and effort put into your initial submission the better chance you will have of being shortlisted.

    The judging panel wants to know how your brand, product or project can change the world in some way. They will judge on relevance, originality, complexity and impact.

    All nominees and winners will be judged on the online submissions. Therefore, it is vital to include as much information as possible in the form below.


    Person (Company) Profile

    Please provide a brief overview of the nominated person’s background. Tell us about how they got involved in the tech industry and if applicable, give an introduction into their current company with an overview of their role & responsibilities.


    Reason for Nomination

    This is the most important part of the application. For the nominated person, please give detailed examples of how they are pioneering the way for Women in AI & Data Science. Examples could be inspiring senior management in their company to embrace diversity, embracing equal opportunities or narrowing the gender pay gap or community-driven initiatives such as meetups, conferences etc.

    The judges want to know:

    • What is the problem you are trying to solve?
    • How did you go about it?
    • What challenges did you need to overcome?
    • What was the result?

    Explain how this person can positively impact the lives of Women in the tech industry today or in the future. How will it change the workplace or how we do business?  How many people will be impacted by the changes? How can the work of the current women leaders in AI inspire the next generation?

    Examples can be:

    • Technological / Technical Achievement – New type of machine learning
    • Societal – Helps improve us and the world around us (e.g. Narrowing the gender pay gap, diversity & inclusion etc.)
    • Economic – Changes how business works. Disruptive or transformational?
    • Scientific – Something revolutionary in its approach to solving stubborn problems


    Additional Information

    This is where you provide any additional information you feel is important to mention that may not have been covered in the above points.

    This could be originality, complexity, what separates your brand/product/project from the competition or the time & resources put in to make this happen. Any links to examples of their work, publications, blogs or other media can be included in this section.

    Deadline extended midnight Monday 5 September

    For more details about the scoring criteria, click here

    Further information and T&C’s can be found here

    Applications are now Closed!


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