Wednesday 6 March 2024


2 - 4pm


Pembroke College / Online



To celebrate International Women’s Day, The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Irene Tracey hosted a discussion featuring panellists from across the University community working in AI, who shared their views on making AI a force for gender equality and inclusion.

The panel included:
Kelsey Doerksen – PhD student in Autonomous Intelligent Machines and Systems, Research Fellow at UNICEF-European Space Agency, Machine Learning for Air Quality at NASA Jet Propulsion Lab, President of Oxford Women in Computer Science Society, MPLS Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Fellow
Professor Helen Margetts, OBE, Turing Fellow and Director of the Public Policy Programme at The Alan Turing Institute, Professor of Society and the Internet at the University of Oxford
Dr Anne-Marie Imafidon, MBE (Keble, 2006), Co-founder of Stemettes, 2022-2023 President of the British Science Association, was voted 2020’s most influential woman in tech in the UK
Professor Anne Trefethen, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (People and Digital), Professor of Scientific Computing

There was a chance to put questions to the panel during a Q&A. 

This event was organised by the University Events Office, who warmly invited everyone to join and champion change for current and future generations of women.

A recording of the event is available here.