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Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing

Start Date/Time:
08/10/2014 Download ICS File
End Date/Time:
10/10/2014
Location:
Phoenix, Arizona, USA
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Events

Open call:: Qatar Computing Research Institute Scholarship for Arab Women in Computing to attend the conference

GHC 2014.jpg Announcing the Qatar Computing Research Institute Scholarship for Arab Women in Computing to attend the Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing. This initiative is undertaken with Arab Women in Computing and the Anita Borg Institute.   Call is open to all women in computing studying or working in the Arab world.

To submit an application, click here.  Deadline is September 15.

To learn more about the conference, visit the site.

Overview of ArabWIC:

The goal of The Arab Women In Computing (ArabWIC) is to support, inspire, retain, encourage collaboration among, increase visibility of and help elevate the status of Arab women in computing, and allow them to achieve their career goals. Also, to create linkage with international women-in-CS organizations. ArabWIC is now an official chapter of the Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology (Systers). For more information, please visit: http://arabwic.org/

Overview of Grace Hopper Conference:

GHC (http://gracehopper.org/calendar/ghc-2014/) is the World's Largest Gathering of Women Technologists. It is produced by the Anita Borg Institute and presented in partnership with ACM. The conference features leading women technologists from all over the Globe. The conference provides rich and diversified technical and career tracks and will provide Arab Women in Computing with great exposures to the latest technological trends, a rich and diverse program of panels, great networking opportunities, and linkage to successful international women in computing organizations, and access to an unprecedented list of resources. For more information about the conference and its program, please visit: http://gracehopper.org/calendar/ghc-2014/. You can view the detailed program at: http://gracehopper.org/2014-schedule/



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