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 female leaders who are leading by example, narrowing the gender gap in AI and raising awareness about gender diversity in AI. If you or someone you know is paving the way for other women in the field, 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 some of their previous success in AI & Tech and 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 their individual contribution to the company. Did they bring in a new technology, build an entire data practice from scratch or inspire senior management to embrace diversity/narrow the gender pay gap?

    The judges want to know:

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

    Explain how this project or product will positively impact our everyday lives either today or in the future. How will it change the workplace, how we do business or how we produce products? How many people will be impacted by the changes?

    For example:

    • Technological / Technical Achievement – New type of machine learning
    • Societal – Helps improve us and the world around us (e.g. Save the Whales, Combat Climate Change, Eliminate Poverty, Cure a Disease)
    • 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 that you feel is important to mention that may not have been covered in the points above.

    This could be originality, complexity, what separates your brand/product/project from the competition or the time & resources put in to make this happen. This could also include rewards outside of their company for the contributions promoting Women in Data Science.

    Applications close Midnight Friday 19 August

    For more details about the scoring criteria, click here

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

    Apply Now!


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