Kentucky Community Colleges – Women in Computing (KYCC-WiC 2017)
CRA-W is proud to be a sponsor of the 2017 Kentucky Community Colleges-Women in Computing Regional Conference via the Distinguished Lecture Series Program. Their goal is to continue the primary mission of ACM while reaching out to the community college family. This event is intended to include faculty, students, and businesses that rely on the community colleges to prepare women for today’s technology fields.
Please find the agenda for the upcoming celebration by going to http://kycc-wic.com/agenda/.
CRA-W is proud to sponsor the following speaker(s) for this event:
Jill Denner, ETR
Jill Denner is a senior research scientist at ETR. She does applied research and evaluation with a focus on increasing the number of women, girls and Latino/a students in computing and other STEM fields. She is nationally recognized as an expert in strategies to engage girls/women and Latino/a students in computer science, in both K–12 and community college.
Dr. Jinze Liu, University of Kentucky
Dr. Liu is currently an associate professor in the department of Computer Science at the University of Kentucky. She received National Science Foundation early career award in 2011. She conducted her postdoctoral research in the Biostatistics department at the University of North Carolina at chapel hill under the supervision of Dr. Fred Wright and Dr. Fei Zou between 2006 and 2007. Prior to that, she pursued her Ph.D study in the area of Data Mining with Dr. Wei Wang and received her Ph.D in Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2006.
125 Louie Place
Lexington, KY 40511
2017 Registration will be open soon
Registration for the celebration is will be open soon. If you would like, you may fill out this form for a reminder when registration opens.
If you have any questions, please contact Cindy or Melanie.