Underrepresented Women in Computing


Underrepresented Women in Computing has amazing presences at GHC this year. Communities include Latinas in Computing (LiC) and Black Women (BWiC) in Computing. Below are UWiC, Latinas and BlackWiC events for all three days.

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Receptions

Time: 7:30pm – 8:30pm

Location: North 200 Level

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

Latinas in Computing Reception sponsored by Google (224 B)

 

Community Booths

Time: 4:30pm – 10:00pm

Location: ABI Community Pavilion

Black Women in Computing/African Women in Computing

Latinas in Computing

 

Thursday, October 9, 2014

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

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.

 

Lunchtime Table Topics

LAtINiTYLatin American womeN in TechnologY conference, Santiago November 2015. (Gilda Garreton) http://gracehopper.org/lttt-assignment/

Time: 1:00pm – 2:15pm

Location: General Lunch Area

Mentoring

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

Black Women in Computing/African Women in Computing

Latinas 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

Black Women in Computing/African Women in Computing

Latinas 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/