Data Science & AI

Alix is the Director of AI Computational Biology at Invitae, where her team develops data science and machine learning capabilities over clinical and genomics data applied to therapeutics discovery and development. Prior to Invitae, Alix was the VP of Data Science at BenevolentAI, a clinical-stage AI-enabled drug discovery and development company. Alix started her industry career at IBM Watson Health, where she led research projects in drug discovery with academic and pharma partners. In addition to improving health, she is passionate about increasing diversity, equity, and inclusion in tech and AI. She believes we can create a more equal and innovative workforce, as well as more representative data and models that benefit society at large. Alix holds a PhD and MA from Harvard, a BA from Berkeley, and has presented her work in both biomedical and machine learning journals and conferences.

Summits Attended: 2019 NY, 2019 NY Mentors, 2023 Pride

Diverse representation is a priority for us. We're proud to say that our Summit speakers are 80% queer women, 50% women of color, 25% Black & Latinx, and 15% transgender and gender nonconforming.