Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing 2012 - Call for Participation is now OPEN!
6 Feb 2012 - 1:25am
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GRACE HOPPER CELEBRATION OF WOMEN IN
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND | OCTOBER 3-6, 2012
CALL FOR PARTICIPATION IS NOW OPEN!
The 12th Annual Grace
Hopper Celebration of Women of Computing (GHC)
has opened its Call for Participation. The annual conference, presented
by the Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology,
is the world’s largest gathering of women in computing. The Grace Hopper
Celebration will take place from October 3 – 6, 2012 at the Baltimore
Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland. This year’s theme “Are We There Yet?”
recognizes that technology and the culture of technology are continuously
evolving but there are also concrete goals we are striving to achieve.
Leading researchers present their current
work, while special sessions focus on the role of women in today’s technology
fields, including computer science, information technology, research and
engineering. The technical conference features well known keynote
speakers and invited technical speakers, panels, workshops, new investigator
technical papers, PhD forums, technical posters, birds of a feather sessions,
the ACM Student Research Competition and an Awards Celebration.
The attendees who range from students to
executives use this global platform to get inspired, stay on top of emerging
technical trends, learn and network.
Submissions are being accepted in the
following tracks. Click on the track name for full details:
The organizing committee will review all
abstracts submitted to the conference on the basis of a set of criteria
including the quality of the submission and its relevance to this conference,
originality and scope of the subject matter.