Black Women in Computing


BWiC @ GHC

Black Women in Computing will have great presence at GHC this year. Our goal is to increase our visibility in the tech community and To be successful, we need all the help from our community to participate and volunteer for opportunities at the conference. 

Volunteer Sign Up Page

 

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Receptions

Time: 7:30pm – 8:30pm

Location: North 200 Level

Black Women in Computing Reception sponsored by Google (224 A)

 

Community Booths

Time: 4:30pm – 10:00pm

Location: ABI Community Pavilion

Systers and sub-communities such as Black Women in Computing/African Women in Computing

 

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Panel

UWiC Panel: Mentors, Champions, and Personal Board of Directors: How to Effectively Craft Your Network to Leverage Your Career

Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Location: North 100 Level 120 A

Configuration: Theatre Style

 

Lunch

Women of Color lunch Sponsored by American Express

Time: 1:00pm – 2:15pm

Location: West 300 Level 301 D

Note: All committee members and invited speakers on Guaranteed Entry List.

 

UWiC Speed Mentoring Sessions

Times:

2:15pm – 3:15pm Session 1

3:30pm – 4:30pm Session 2 (Repeat)

Location: North Building 120 B-C (Capacity 630)

 

Community Booths

Time: 10:00am – 5:30pm

Location: ABI Community Pavilion

Systers and sub-communities such as Black Women in Computing/African Women in Computing

 

Friday, October 10, 2014

Panel

Building Your Brand: Positioning Yourself for Promotion and Progression Panel

Time: 3:30pm – 4:30pm

Location: North 100 Level 121 A-C

 

Lunchtime Table Topic

Black Women in Computing On A Mission for 2015 (Danielle Cummings) http://gracehopper.org/lttt-assignment/

Time: 1:00pm – 2:15pm

Location: General Lunch Area

 

Community Booths

Time: 10:00am – 2:30pm

Location: ABI Community Pavilion

Systers and sub-communities such as Black Women in Computing/African Women in Computing

Saturday, October 11, 2014

 

Black Women in Computing presents Gaming Workshop in Phoenix

  • Sponsors GoDaddy, Intel, Arizona Community Foundation
  • Beta Team from New York delivering workshop
  • GoDaddy providing facility
  • 40 students (20 males, 20 females, 20 Hispanics, 20 Blacks)
  • Providing Parent Panel Pathway to STEM

https://sites.google.com/site/bwicgamingworkshop/