AICWiC 2017

ACM-W India Celebration of Women in Computing
Hosted by ACM-W Chennai Chapter,
SRM University,Kattankulathur

11th-13th Sep 2017,Chennai
2017 ACM-W Chapter Conference Agenda
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About The Conference

If you think it is important to recruit and retain as many women as possible in the computing field, you should join ACM-W! Together, we will help celebrate,
inform and support women in computing:

Join us for three days of interactive session, announcements, and best practices that will keep you looking ahead.

ACM-W is the ACM committee for Women in technical fields. It celebrates, informs and supports women in computing, and works with the ACM-W community of computer scientists, educators, employers and policy makers to improve working and learning environments for women.

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SRM University
Chennai, Tamilnadu, India


Distinguished Women Speakers from Academia Industry will be invited for their talks.

Date & Time

September 11th - 12th - 13th, 2017
9.00 AM - 5.00 PM


SRM University

Hosted By ACM-W Chennai Chapter at SRM University kattankulathur Campus

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Event Schedule

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What you'll learn:
Session 1 Programming Contest
Session 2 ACM-W Chapter summit
08:00 AM 9:00 AM Registration
09:00 AM 9:30 AM Inauguaration
09:30 AM 9:45 AM Brief adress by Pr. Jodi L. Tims
09:45 AM 10:45 AM Talk by Dr. Tracy Camp
10:45 AM 11:00 AM Tea Break
11:00 AM 12:00 PM Talk by Dr. Gargi B. Dasgupta
12:00 PM 1:00 PM Dr. Arati Dixit (on Woman Turing award winner, Shafi Goldwasser)
1:00 PM 2:00 PM Lunch  (Poster Presentation – parallel session)
2:00 PM 3:00 PMSession 4 WiP Paper/Poster Presentation
3:00 PM 4:00 PMSession 5 Panel Discussion
4:00 PM 4:15 PM Prize distribution for best paper and poster Vote of Thanks
4:15 PM High Tea
Session 6 iSIGCSE Faculty summit

Event Speakers

Know about the speakers.

Dr. Arati Dixit
Dr. Arati Dixit Associate Prefessor,Savitribai Phule Pune University

She is an executive council member of India's ACM-W. She is the Vice-Chairperson of ACM iSIGCSE (India Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education) as well as ACM Pune Professional Chapter.

Dr. Jodi L. Tims
Dr. Jodi L. Tims Professor of Computer Science at Baldwin Wallace University in Berea, Ohio.

Currently the chair of the newly formed Ohio Celebration of Women in Computing (OCWiC)

Dr. Tracy Camp
Dr. Tracy Camp Professor of Computer Science in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Colorado School of Mines, USA

Dr. Camp currently co-chairs the Computing Research Association's Committee on the Status of Women in Computing Research (CRA-W).

Dr. Gargi B. Dasgupta
Dr. Gargi B. Dasgupta Senior research manager at IBM research India

She is an ACM distinguished speaker, serving as the IRL co-chair for Service Science and is the Diversity leader at IBM Research India dedicated to promoting women in STEM


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Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering SRM University
Chennai, India 603203

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