#Spotlight on Women in Tech
Spotlight on Women in Tech: Dr Maisie Li
Dr Maisie Li develops innovative tools, powered by machine learning and artificial intelligence (ML/AI), to help us get to the bottom of biology faster and with greater accuracy. We caught up with her to find out more and discover her gene-ius ideas for improving diversity in the AI workforce.
Spotlight on Women in Tech: Dr Hansi Weeratunge
Since high school, Dr Hansi Weeratunge was fascinated by the power of science and maths and complex problems they could solve. She’s now applying that curiosity at CSIRO’s Data61, where she’s developing robotic solutions that could improve farming techniques and manufacturing processes.
Spotlight on Women in Tech: Dr Eromanga Adermann
As someone who enjoys pondering the mysteries of the universe, it's no surprise that Dr Eromanga Adermann choose CSIRO's Data61 to solve them. A quantum physics enthusiast, Dr Adermann is developing next-generation tech to enable quantum computing.
Spotlight on Women in Tech: Dr Petra Kuhnert
Statistician Dr Petra Kuhnert loves solving gnarly problems. Her work enables decision-makers to make fast, informed decisions under volatile and dynamic conditions. This International Women's Day, we spoke with Petra about how she is harnessing data and AI to improve the quality of decisions made about Australian agriculture and the environment.
Spotlight on Women in Tech: Emma Krantz
Emma Krantz first discovered computers by osmosis, exploring the early internet of the 90s on her dad’s knee. Now a Senior Software Engineer at CSIRO’s Data61 at just 26 years old, we caught up with Emma about working at CSIRO and her experiences as a queer woman in tech.
Think Tank to help Australian business scale AI
In this short series, we meet AI leaders who have taken the helm of the National AI Centre’s AI Think Tanks. Aurelie Jacquet leads the AI at Scale Think Tank and brings a wealth of international experience to the role.
Spotlight on Women in Tech: Dr Muneera Bano
Meet STEM superstar and diversity and inclusion champion Dr Muneera Bano. The ‘Most Influential Asian-Australian Under 40’ in 2019 and a member of Science and Technology Australia’s Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Committee, Dr Bano is now a Principal Research Scientist within the Diversity and Inclusion in Artificial Intelligence Program at CSIRO’s Data61.
Spotlight on Women in Tech: Sowmya Injeti, new Director of our Engineering & Design program
Meet Sowmya Injeti, the new Acting Director of Data61’s Engineering & Design Research Program. Sowmya brings 20 years of tech […]
Spotlight on Women in Tech: Mars Buttfield-Addison
Meet data scientist, astrophile, author and virtual universe builder Mars Buttfield-Addison. A PhD candidate based in our Sandy Bay Tasmania office, Mars is applying machine learning methods to detect and track satellites and space debris.
Spotlight on Women in Tech: Dr Kristen Moore, WIA nominee
Meet Dr Kristen Moore - Senior Research Scientist within our Distributed Systems Security group, artificial intelligence (AI) expert, and Women in AI 2022 award nominee. Recognised for her scientific excellence in the application of AI to cyber security, we chat to Dr Moore about her nomination, cyber deception, what she's working on now, and the advice she would give to women starting out in the tech industry.