Leidos executive Vicki Schmanske to deliver keynote at Women in Data Science event
On Friday, March 19, Vicki Schmanske, Intelligence Group President at Leidos, will deliver the closing keynote address at 2021 Women in Data Science (WiDS) Charlottesville. The address is entitled "Accept the Challenge and Shatter Norms."
WiDS Charlottesville is an independent event organized by the UVA School of Data Science to coincide with the annual Global Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference held at Stanford University and an estimated 150+ locations worldwide.
WiDS Charlotteville opens at 12 PM ET on Friday. Click here for more information about the speakers and how to register.
At Leidos, Schmanske is responsible for providing solutions and services to Intelligence Community agencies. She is an accomplished executive who, throughout her 35-year career, has successfully held roles of increasing responsibility across intelligence, defense, civil and health markets. Her experience includes systems engineering, software and information systems development, program management, and enterprise IT services. She has led teams for complex, critical national missions which include building satellite ground systems for the defense and intelligence community, implementing enterprise IT solutions and services for defense and civil customers, and providing healthcare and life sciences solutions to federal and commercial customers. In 2018, Schmanske received the Corporate Large Market Sector leadership award from Women in Technology, a non-profit organization advancing women in technology through advocacy, leadership development, networking, mentoring, and technology education.