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Women in Data Science Conference, Foothills Campus

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3280 Hospital Dr NW

3280 Hospital Drive Northwest

Calgary, AB T2N 4Z6

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Women in Data Science Conference

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Join us as we remotely tune in to the Stanford University Women in Data Science Conference (WiDS) talks while hosting our own speakers from experts in the field of health data science. WiDS aims to inspire and educate data scientists, regardless of gender, by showcasing work done by women in the field. All genders are encouraged to attend!

The Centre for Health Informatics is proud to host WiDS 2020 at Foothills Campus. We will be remotely joining Stanford University's presentations as well as hosting our own speakers for health data science talks.

Theatre 4 8:00am - 12:00pm

HMRB Atrium 12:00pm - 1:00pm *Lunch*

Libin Theatre 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Call for Abstracts

Poster presentations for the Women in Data Science Conference at Foothills Campus will visually showcase an array of research focused on health data science work women are involved in and will be readily available for attendees to visit and learn from.

The posters must be using data science techniques or principles to address health research questions.

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION GUIDELINES AND STRUCTURE:

• The abstract submission deadline is Friday, January 31, 2020 11:59 PM MDT.

• Abstracts must be submitted electronically to the Conference Committee via email to chi@ucalgary.ca

• Abstracts must include a title, name of author(s), and contact information of the submitting author and presenting author (if different):

A) Works Completed or in Progress (max 300 words, excluding references)

Objectives (30 words)

Methods (100 words)

Results or Preliminary Results (125 words)

Conclusion or Next Steps (45 words)

B) Works Proposed (in proposal stage – max 150 words, excluding references)

Objectives (30-50 words)

Methods (100 words)

• Abstracts must be submitted in English and cannot contain figures or images, but may contain a URL with additional information.

ABSTRACT SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION

• Abstract selection will be determined by quality of content and the relevance of your submission.

• Notice of acceptance will be made to the submitting author by Friday, February 14, 2020.

• If your abstract is accepted, your poster will be displayed for the full day on Monday, March 2, 2020. You will be expected to “present” your poster at specified times throughout the day. At least one author for each accepted poster must register for and attend the conference.

By submitting your abstract, you grant the Conference Committee permission to publish your name and abstract title in either printed or online materials.

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