Maitreyee - overview



In keeping with our tradition that values and encourages diversity, IBM Research India is glad to invite you to participate in the sixth edition of Maitreyee.

Maitreyee is IBM Research-India's annual women outreach event with a mission to enable computer science women researchers from academia and industry to collaborate, learn and network with each other. This unique initiative aims to bring together the brightest women in technology including students, faculty members, researchers, industry speakers, domain experts, and entrepreneurs, for an active exchange of thoughts and ideas. Maitreyee also provides opportunities to enable discussions on how women can successfully grow their technical careers.

Maitreyee 2021 on September 25, 2021 (Virtual)


10:00AM -10:25AM
Opening address by Gargi B Dasgupta, Director IBM Research India and CTO, IBM India and South Asia
10:30AM -11:10AM
Panel Discussion on “The stars don’t have to be aligned: discovering opportunities and overcoming challenges for a successful career in research and technology.”
  • Dr. Richa Singh (Prof & Head, CSE, IIT-Jodhpur and  Adjunct Prof - IIIT-Delhi & West Virginia University, USA)
  • Dr. Geetha Manjunath (Founder, CEO and CTO, NIRAMAI Health Analytix)
  • Ms. Meenakshi Srinivasan (Partner & Global Practice Leader for DevSecOps, IBM Global Business Services)
Moderator: Dr. Vinayaka Pandit (STSM and Senior Manager, IBM Research India)
11:15AM -11:55AM

Presentations by  Blog Competition Winners

12:00PM -12:45PM
Demos by IBM Research
- Data Quality for AI @  IBM API Hub by Ruhi Sharma Mittal and Naveen Panwar
-Konveyor Move2Kube: Automated Replatforming of Applications to Kubernetes by Padmanabha Venkatagiri Seshadri
- Economics-based carbon reduction and optimization for food production by Ranjini Bangalore
12:50PM -13:30PM
Speed Mentoring


Why should I attend?

-Listen to eminent personalities from Industry and Academia

-Get Opportunity to present your work in IBM Research

-Win Exciting Prizes

Important dates: 
Maitreyee Registration deadline : September 13, 2021
Blog Submission deadline: September 15, 2021
Date of event: September 25, 2021
Registration: Already closed
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