Attending the SAP TechEd conference? "Join us at sunrise on Wednesday, September 27 for the annual Diane Davis Memorial 5K Fun Run/Walk on the Las Vegas Strip and get your blood pumping! All levels are welcome – runners, walkers, exercise enthusiasts, and even couch potatoes. Please don't forget to also do your part and contribute to the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT)."
Wednesday, September 27 // Check-In: 6:00 a.m., Start: 6:30 a.m. // Doge's Palace, St. Mark’s Square at The Venetian hotel
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 (All day) to Friday, October 6, 2017 (All day)
NCWIT can't wait to be back at the 2017 Grace Hopper Celebration for Women in Computing (GHC). Stop by, and see us! GHC is designed to bring the research and career interests of women in computing to the forefront. Find out more at http://gracehopper.anitaborg.org/. Follow @NCWIT and #NCWITatGHC on Twitter for updates, live tweets from panels, and more.
Friday, October 6, 2017 (All day) to Sunday, October 8, 2017 (All day)
G.I.R.L. 2017 is a one-of-a-kind gathering of girls and women from around the world. Girl Scouts is taking the lead by working with high school girls across the nation to plan the multiday event for all girls and those who care about them. The event will bring together more than 10,000 people—Girl Scout members, supporters, speakers, entertainers, and exhibitors.
NCWIT Booth #685 // Friday, October 6th - Saturday, October 7th // Hall of Experiences, ChangeMaker Neighborhood // Be sure to stop by the NCWIT Booth and say hello!
Sunday, October 8, 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, October 10, 2017 (All day)
The 2017 workshop will focus on driving systemic change to foster gender equity in the academy. Programming will contribute to building a learning community of ADVANCE and GSE researchers and practitioners and foster strategic partnerships and engagement of grantee programs and institutions.
Please join your fellow Women and Men that support the growth, advancement, and equality of Women in Technology 2nd Annual Conference! Enabling and empowering women to #SmashTheGlass Ceiling!
UNDERSTANDING & ADDRESSING UNCONSCIOUS BIASES IN TECHNICAL WORKPLACES // Come learn about how companies can effectively address implicit biases in order to better attract and retain the diverse talent that will drive future innovation. In this interactive presentation, Dr. Catherine Ashcraft from the National Center for Women & IT (NCWIT), will also identify concrete strategies and resources companies can use for implementing these practices in their organizations
Monday, October 16, 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, October 17, 2017 (All day)
The national computer science (CS) education stakeholder community will gather in St. Louis to mark progress on the CSforAll movement and announce new commitments to reach the goal of access to rigorous, inclusive, and sustainable computer science education for all US students. Join us! The CSforAll Summit amplifies the work of stakeholders nationwide engaged in building K-12 computer science education for all US students, both in and out of school.
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, October 19, 2017 (All day)
This conference will focus on and explore issues and opportunities for women in information technology--from recruiting and developing to retaining future leaders. NCWIT's Dr. Brad McLain will be giving a keynote in the morning, on Wednesday, October 18th.