The Distinguished Lecture Series (DLS) brings prominent faculty and industry researchers to campuses across the US. The purpose of these visits is to provide inspiring role models that will encourage students to pursue research in computer science and engineering.
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.
DLS Event - The goal of the New England Celebration of Women in Computing (NECWIC) is to encourage the participation of women in computing by providing a vehicle for students to explore opportunities in computing, to network with other women from academia, industry, and government.
The Indiana Celebration of Women in Computing (InWIC) conference is an ACM Celebrations Event that provides a low cost, regionally-tailored, small conference for women in computing. CRA-W/CDC Distinguished Lecture Series is proud to support this year's INWIC by providing the keynote speakers.
NYCWiC 2016, the 4th ACM-W New York Celebration of Women in Computing, will be held April 8-9, 2016. The goal of NYCWiC is to encourage women to complete their studies in computing by exploring careers and meeting women leaders from business, industry, and academia.
The WiCyS initiative was launched in 2013. Since then, with support from various industry, government and academic partners, WiCyS has become a continuing effort to recruit, retain and advance women in cybersecurity. It brings together women (students/faculty/researchers/professionals) in cybersecurity from academia, research and industry for sharing of knowledge/experience, networking and mentoring.