Zakia Hammal, a systems scientist in Carnegie Mellon University’s Robotics Institute and an assistant research professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been selected as a finalist for the prestigious Women in AI Awards North America 2023. Hammal is a finalist in the AI Researcher of the Year category. The Women in AI Awards recognize the outstanding contributions and achievements of women in the field of artificial intelligence. The event is an opportunity to honor the exceptional accomplishments of women in artificial intelligence across North America. More information about Women in AI and the awards are available on the organization’s website.