GHC 2008

Latinas in Computing had 5 events in the 2007 Grace Hopper Conference in Keystone, Colorado.

Thursday October 2nd

4:10pm – 5:10 pm

  • “Letting the Cup Overflow: Expanding Your Experiences Outside Your Research Lab.”
    Panelists: Mary Fernandez (AT&T Research), Kathleen Fisher (AT&T Research), Gilda Garreton (Sun Microsystems), Laura Haas (IBM)
    Moderator: Susan Landau (Sun Microsystems)

Friday October 3rd

11:20 am -12:20 pm

  • “Preparing for an Advanced Degree: Life after the BS/BA.”
    Panelists: Jacqueline Thomas (The National GEM Consortium), Patty Lopez (Intel).

12:20pm – 1:30pm

  • Latinas in Computing Luncheon

2:50pm – 3:50pm

  • “Beyond Classes and Textbooks: a Guide for Starting Grad School Research.”
    Panelists: Dilma Da Silva (IBM Research), Kimberly Keeton (HP Labs), Kori Inkpen (Microsoft Research), Cristina Fernandes (University of Sao Paulo, Brazil)

5:10 pm – 6:10 pm

  • “How to Get Your Dream Job After Graduate School.”
    Panelists: Claris Castillo (IBM T.J. Watson Research Center), Mara Silva (Virginia Tech), Dilma da Silva (IBM T.J. Watson Research Center), Patty Lopez (Hewlett-Packard), Cecilia Aragon (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory), Raquel Romano (Google)