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Sunday February 5, 2023 - February 11, 2023 9:00 am (AST) - 5:00 pm (AST) Location: KAUST

Woman in AI for Bioinformatics and Genomics Bootcamp

Women to Impact (WTI); Women in Science, Engineering and Research (WISE); Computational Bioscience Research Center (CBRC); KAUST Smart-Health Initiative; and the Saudi Authority for Data and Artifical Intelligence (SDAIA) are pleased to announce that the Bootcamp Women in AI for Bioinformatics & Genomics is open for registration till the 25th of November.

During this seven-day event in KAUST interested students, professionals, and experts in AI are brought together. At the Bootcamp, there will be two days of training, expert WISE speeches, and the Bio-Hackathon 2023 in MENA. This opportunity allows the participants to learn and engage in technical and professional conversations in a positive and supportive environment.

Bootcamp content

  • Intensive two-day training
  • WISE Keynote Speeches
  • Bio-Hackathon MENA 2023

Women in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (including women at KAUST) who have learned about biology, calculus, linear algebra, probability or statistics, with some programming skills (e.g., C/C++, Java, Python, Bash shell) are encouraged to participate.
If you are interested in joining the event, please register here, and we will be in contact with you if you are selected. The closing date for registration is November 25.

For more information, please visit the WTI website.