DLS Event - The 2017 Kentucky Community Colleges-Women in Computing Regional Conference (KYCC-WiC) is the first community college centered regional conference. Their goal is to continue the primary mission of ACM while reaching out to the community college family.
DLS Event - The 6th biennial Michigan Celebration of Women in Computing (MICWIC 2017) is part of a nationwide effort to address the alarming decline of American women choosing computer science professions. MICWIC 2017 will focus attention on the research success and career interests of women in computing and information technology.
DLS Event - Through the WiCyS community and activities we expect to raise awareness about the importance and nature of cybersecurity career. We hope to generate interest among students to consider cybersecurity as a viable and promising career option.
DLS Event - MinneWIC is the ACM-W Celebration of Women in Computing in the Upper Midwest. This regional meeting will bring together students, faculty, and technology leaders from across Minnesota and neighboring states to discuss the role of women in today's computing and technology fields, share experiences and strategies for success, and explore issues common to women working in these fields.
DLS Event - CRA-W is proud to sponsor the 2017 Capital Region Celebration of Women in Computing Conference, bringing together women at the high school, undergraduate, graduate, and professional levels to promote the recruitment, retention, and progression of women in computing fields.
This Virtual Undergraduate Town Hall, hosted by Katherine Sittig-Boyd, will focus on effective ways to become involved in undergraduate research, how to identify research topics that will make for engrossing and fulfilling projects, and some examples of projects she was able to work on during her undergraduate career.
Networking Networking Women (N2 Women) is a discipline-specific community for researchers in the communications and networking research fields. CRA-W is a proud supporter of this event.
CRA-W will host Mid and Early Career Mentoring Workshops on March 8, 2017 in Seattle, WA co-located with SIGCSE 2017, in an effort to increase the percentage of women in computing who reach the top of their career tracks.
CRA-W/CDC is proud to be a sponsor of the following Discipline Specific Workshop. The Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) 2017 Computational Science and Engineering (CSE17) conference Broader Engagement (BE) program will provide a rich scientific program, mentoring, and career and professional development to students, faculty, and professionals who aspire to broaden their experience in research-based professional activities.
CRA-W/CDC is proud to sponsor the 2017 AAAI Diversity Workshop via the Discipline Specific Workshop program. The goal of the workshop is to discuss issues facing members of underrepresented groups in AI, with emphasis on cases studies and best practices to change the situation at all levels, from K-12 to college level and in the workforce.