7 secrets that my mother didn't tell me

Tova Milo*

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What does it take to be a good researcher? And, is it different when you are a women? These are questions that many of us are wondering about throughout our career. Being honored with a VLDB Women in Database Research Award, I would like to share with you in this talk some of the secrets to successful research that I have learned over the years. These secrets highlight some of the fundamental research directions that I have taken. No less importantly, they explain how I successfully got to work on them, both personally and professionally.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2020
Number of pages1
JournalProceedings of the VLDB Endowment
Issue number12
StatePublished - 1 Aug 2017
Event43rd International Conference on Very Large Data Bases, VLDB 2017 - Munich, Germany
Duration: 28 Aug 20171 Sep 2017

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