GHC 2012

Wednesday Oct 3rd

9:30am – 11:45am

  • New Investigators Sessions, Gilda Garretón Co-Chair, Location: BCC:324-326
  • PhD Forum Sessions, Dilma Da Silva Co-Chair, Locations: BCC:316-317 and BCC:316-315

9:30am – 10:30am

  • PhD Forum Session 1 – HCI & Health, “Optimizing Non-Pharmaceutical Interventions using Multi-Coaffiliation Networks” Olivia Loza (University of North Texas)

3:15pm – 4:15pm

  • CRA-W Early Career Track – Preparing for Promotion, Mary Fernandez, Location: BCC:324-326

6:00 – 7:00pm

  • Latinas in Computing Reception sponsored by MasterCard, Location: @Hilton Baltimore Hotel:Key Ballroom 9

Thursday Oct 4th

10:00am – 11:00am

  • Are we ready for the next on-ramp: big data, analytics, and human-centric computing?, Moderator: Monica Martinez-Canales (Intel), Location: BCC:307-308

10:00am – 11:00am

  • Addressing real-life problems through academic projects: a case for emergency medical services Panelist -Luz Jaramillo (Ernst & Young, LLP), Location: BCC:316-317

11:30am – 12:30pm

  • Recruiting and Retaining Women from Underrepresented Groups, Paneslist: Maria Alvarez (Microsoft), Location: BCC:Ballroom II

2pm – 3:15pm

  • Women of Underrepresented Groups: Speed Mentoring, Dilma Da Silva (Qualcomm), Mirkeya Capellan (Sogeti USA), Location: BCC:Ballroom II

5:15pm – 6:15pm

  • Coping and Mentoring Mechanisms for Women from Underrepresented Groups , Panelist: Monica Martinez-Canales (Intel), Location: BCC:Ballroom II

Friday Oct 5th

12:30pm – 2pm

  • Latinas in Computing Lunch sponsored by Lockheed Martin (Open to 150 attendees on a first-come first-serve basis), Location: Key Ballroom 10-12

3:45pm – 4:45pm

  • Are We There Yet? Finding Your Career Sweet Spot, Speakers: Yina Arenas (Microsoft), Rosa Enciso (Microsoft), Patty Lopez (Intel), Gilda Garretón (Oracle), Raquel Romano (Google), Location: BCC:307-308

5:15pm – 6:15pm

  • Juggling Our Different Worlds , Facilitators: Yina Arenas (Microsoft), Mirkeya Capellán (Sogeti USA), Dilma Da Silva (IBM), Rosa Enciso (Microsoft), Gilda Garreton (Oracle), Natalie Gil (Microsoft), Luz A.Jaramillo (Ernst & Young, LLP), Anamary Leal(Virginia Tech), Location: BCC:314-315

Saturday Oct 6th

8:15am – 3pm

  • Grace Hopper Open Source Day – Facilitator Google Crisis Response: Raquel Romano (Google), Location: Hilton Baltimore Hotel: Holiday Ballroom 4-6