IBM Research India hosted Diversity Networking Event – “Maitreyee” which aims to bring together the brightest women in Technology as well as brightest students from premier schools and colleges. The event provided a unique opportunity to the students to be a part of 20th anniversary celebrations on April 10th at IBM Research, Delhi.
The event was kick-started with an introduction to IBM Research by Sriram Raghavan, VP IBM Research. Followed by talk on HR practices by Varun Gupta, Director HR, IBM Research talk on Career at IBM. Later Sophie Vandebroek, Chief Operating Officer, spoke about IBM Research and important aspects to consider in research. Last but not the least Speed-o-mentoring session and demos of Cognitive Fashion, Education, Global Trade demo and Bias work.