Alumni events are a great way to stay connected to the Faculty of Mathematics and your fellow University of Waterloo alumni.
AMA with May Ackerman, CEO & Co-founder of WaveAI - June 20, 2023
We welcome you to attend the Entrepreneurship and Impact Series featuring Maya Ackerman.
Maya Ackerman is a renowned researcher in generative AI and CEO & Co-founder of musical AI startup, WaveAI. A pioneer in the space, Ackerman has been researching generative AI models for text, music and art since 2014. She was an early advocate for human-centered generative AI, bringing awareness to the power of AI to profoundly elevate human creativity.
The event will take place in DC 1302 from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.
International Women in Mathematics Day - May 12, 2023
On May 12, the Waterloo Women’s Impact Network (WWIN) celebrated International Women in Mathematics Day with round-table discussions and a presentation by Hilary Bergsieker, associate professor of psychology at the University of Waterloo, about how to create inclusive cultures in STEM.
Bergsieker spoke about her work with Engendering Success in Stem, a research consortium that aims to better understand and combat the various ways that cultural biases stand in the way of creating inclusive cultures in STEM: