Girls do the maths

Girls Do The Maths: past workshops

The first Girls Do The Maths workshop was held in 2005. Over the years we have had some great talks from our invited speakers, including:

  • Dr Virginia Wheway, Vice President, Data and Analytics, Koala (2021 UNSW Women in Maths + Stats Ambassador) 
  • Professor Kate Smith-Miles, University of Melbourne (2019 UNSW Women in Maths + Stats Ambassador) 
  • Professor Cheryl Praeger, University of Western Australia (2018 UNSW Women in Maths + Stats Ambassador) 
  • A/Prof Regina Burachik, University of South Australia (2017 UNSW Women in Maths + Stats Ambassador)
  • Prof Lynne Billard, University of Georgia (2016 UNSW Women in Maths + Stats Ambassador)
  • Dr Michelle Dunbar, Radiation Physics Laboratory, Sydney Medical School
  • Dr Julia Collins, AMSI
  • Gina Papapetrou, Senior Data Strategist, Mercerbell
  • Emma Doolan from UNSW and the Kids Cancer Centre
  • Dr Patricia Menendez from BOSCAR
  • Jessica Egan from Taylor Fry Consulting
  • Sharon Wang from MLC - National Australia Bank
  • Lisa Alexander from UNSW's Climate Change Research Centre (CCRC)
  • Deborah Cromer from UNSW's Centre for Vascular Research
  • Katarina Mele from CSIRO
  • Leanne Bischof from CSIRO
  • Dr Moninya Roughan, an oceanographer from UNSW
  • Christine O'Keefe, of CSIRO
  • Ann Eyland, of the Law Foundation of NSW
  • Clio Cresswell, then a lecturer at UNSW and author of the book "Mathematics and Sex"
  • Merryn Horrocks, an electrical engineer who has worked with control systems in areas as disparate as manufacturing and medicine.

Girls Do The Maths
School of Mathematics and Statistics, UNSW