Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing [October 2nd-5th 2013]
Grace Hopper Celebration [GHC] of Women in Computing Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota takes place October 2-5, 2013. GHC is a series of conferences designed to bring the research and career interests of women in computing to the forefront. Presenters are leaders in their respective fields, representing industrial, academic, and government communities. Leading researchers present their current work, while special sessions focus on the role of women in today’s technology fields, including computer science, information technology, research and engineering. This year's theme is "Think Big, Drive Forward." Two featured speakers at this year's event are Ana Pinczuk, SVP CISCO & Sheryl Sandberg, COO Facebook. GHC is a program of the Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology. Past Grace Hopper Celebrations have resulted in collaborative proposals, networking, mentoring, and increased visibility for the contributions of women in computing. Past Grace Hopper Celebrations have resulted in collaborative proposals, networking, mentoring, and increased visibility for the contributions of women in computing. More info
IUPUI Career Connection [Wednesday, October 9th 2013]
The Career Connection is designed specifically for Engineering, Technology, and Informatics students and alumni. This is an incredible opportunity for students at IUPUI to network with employers and learn more about potential internship, co-op, and career opportunities in their field. If you are interested in VOLUNTEERING at this event please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Volunteers may get one on one time with employers and it can also count toward community service hours!
Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing [February 5nd-8th 2014]
The Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing Conference will take place in Seattle Washington from February 5th-8th, 2014. According to the website, Richard Tapia is internationally known for his research in the computational and mathematical sciences and is a national leader in education and outreach. The Tapia Conference is sponsored by ACM and will feature keynote speakers such as: Chieko Asakawa (IBM Japan), Kathryn McKinley (Microsoft Research), and more! It provides a great opportunity to network with professionals while also celebrating diversity in computing! Scholarships are being accepted until September 12th. More info