Founded in 2008, WiSER (Women in Science, Engineering & Research) is a sub-community of University of Alberta’s WISEST aiming at serving the needs of graduate students and early-career professionals. The community is comprised of individuals in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics from the academia, government, and industry.
We support the retention and advancement of women and under-represented groups in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
What We Offer
We offer opportunities throughout the year for networking, mentoring, information exchange, and professional development. We welcome everyone to participate in our events and programs.
Our members are from the academia, industry, and government in STEM fields and at any stage of their careers. All WiSER’s activities are overseen by the WiSER Executive Committee.
Events & News
- 2021 WiSER AGMA year later, what have we done? Another year coming, exciting plans have just begun!
- Data Science 101 Series: Intro to TableauThis event will cover an introduction and basic overview of Tableau.
- Data Science 101 Series: Machine Learning with Python (Part 1 Replay)This is a 2-Day Machine Learning (ML) workshop which enables participants to work on interdisciplinary ML applications.
- Volunteer Recruitment NightSupport women and under-represented individuals in STEM. You can help us fulfill our mandate.
What others say about WiSER
“Excellent way to meet people”
“Many mentoring opportunities”
Shoma Sinha, PhD
Sharon Barker, PhD, MBA
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