Events

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N2 Women 2016 Event Calendar

 

GLOBECOM 2016

You are cordially invited to the N^2Women meeting at IEEE GLOBECOM 2016. Our special guest speaker is Dr. Mangala Sharma from NSF.

Date: December 5, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Venue: Kalorama, Washington Hilton, 1919 Connecticut AVE.,NW, Washington, DC

For more information, please contact me, Maryam Tanha, at tanha@uvic.ca. Looking forward to seeing you at IEEE GLOBECOM 2016.

The event flyer is available here.
This event is open to anyone and interested participant may RSVP here.

 

SenSys 2016

You are cordially invited to the N^2Women event in conjunction with ACM SenSys 2016 at Stanford, California.

Our special guest is Lama Nachman from Intel Labs and we will discuss
about challenges women face in the tech industry.

Date: November 15, 2016
Time: Lunch Break (Lunch will be generously provided by SenSys’16
organizers)
Venue: Conference Venue
Organizer: Ana Nika (University of California, Santa Barbara)
Mentor: Professor Anna Förster

For inquiry, please contact Ana at (anika@CS.UCSB.EDU).

The event flyer is available here.
This event is open to anyone and interested participant may RSVP here.

 

ICNP 2016

You are cordially invited to the N^2Women event in conjunction with IEEE ICNP 2016 at Singapore.

This is a talk followed by an interactive session with Assoc. Prof. Kate Ching-Ju Lin, Department of Computer Science, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan.

Date: November 10, 2016
Time: 5.10 pm – 5.50 pm
Venue: Seminar Room 8, COM1-0208, NUS School of Computing
Organizer: Radhika Sukapuram, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
Mentor: Assoc. Prof. Kate Lin

For inquiry, please contact Radhika Sukapuram at (r.sukapuram@IITG.ERNET.IN).

The event flyer is available here.
This event is open to anyone and interested participant may RSVP here.

 

LCN 2016

In conjunction to LCN 2016 conference, you are cordially invited to the N^2Women meeting with talk, interactive discussion, and networking opportunity.

The event will be featuring Prof. Soumaya Cherkaoui (Université de Sherbrooke, CANADA) as the main speaker, followed by an interactive panel session by Prof. Soumaya CherkaouiProf. Delphine Reinhardt (University of Bonn and Fraunhofer FKIE, GERMANY) and Dr. Katrin Reitsma (Motorola Solutions, USA). 

Date: Monday, 7th November 2016
Time: 4.00 pm – 5.30 pm
Venue: Emerald Room, The Address Dubai Mall Hotel
Organizer: Normalia Samian (Universiti Putra Malaysia)
Mentor: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hala Mokhtar (King Saud University)

For inquiry, please contact Normalia Samian at (normalia@upm.edu.my).

The event flyer is available here.
This event is open to anyone and interested participant may RSVP here.

MONAMI 2016

Please join us for an N2Women meeting at MONAMI 2016 with lunch, talk, discussions, and pitch presentations!

How can we promote research work of young females and increase the female participation of conferences and workshops?

We are looking forward to an interactive discussion with our guest Prof. Polly Huang (National Taiwan University)!

Date: Sunday, October 23, 2016
Time: 12:30 PM – 13:45 PM
Venue: The Torch Club, NYU Abu Dhabi
Organizer: Vanessa Eichhorn
Mentor: Dr. Koojana Kuladinithi

For more information, do not hesitate to contact me, Vanessa Eichhorn at vanessa.eichhorn@TUHH.DE.

The event flyer is available here.

WiMob 2016

We will hold an interactive discussion session on career success with our guests Dr. Hassnaa Moustafa (Senior research scientist at Intel Corp.) and Ms. Samita Chakrabarti (Principal engineer/architect at Ericsson).

Date: Tuesday, 18th Oct., 2016
Time: 7:30 AM – 8:15 AM
Venue: Room 501A, Roosevelt Hotel, New York
Organizer: Faezeh Hajiaghajani
Mentor: Dr. Hassnaa Moustafa

Please spread the word and invite your friends. For more information,
contact me at hajiagh1@msu.edu.

The event flyer is available here.

If you are planning to attend, please RSVP here:
http://tinyurl.com/hfyhklw

 

MobiCom 2016

You are cordially invited to attend the N2Women meeting at MobiCom 2016 on Wednesday October 5, 11:40AM-12:40PM. It will be an informal meeting with talk, Q&A discussions, lunch and networking. Please spread the word to anyone who are interested!
Date: Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Time: 11:40AM-12:40PM
Venue: CUNY Graduate Center’s lunch room (tables reserved for N2Women)
For more information, do not hesitate to contact me, Elahe Soltanaghaei at es3ce@virginia.edu
The event flyer is available here.
This event is open to anyone and interested participant may RSVP here.

 

ACM UbiComp 2016

Prof. Eva Hornecker and and Juhi Ranjan would like to cordially invite you to the N2Women event at UbiComp’16, in Heidelberg, Germany.

Date: September 14th, 2016
Time: 1.00 – 2.00 PM
Venue: Conference venue

The main agenda of the event will consist of a talk by Prof. Shiri Azenkot, an exemplary researcher working on developing new research solutions for people with Low Vision. She will be talking about about dealing with challenges in research. We will also have breakout group discussions that will allow the attendees to network with each other.

Please RSVP here and e-mail Juhi Ranjan(juhi@VIRGINIA.EDU) with any questions.

 

IEEE PIMRC 2016

You are kindly requested to attend an N^2Women meeting at IEEE PIMRC 2016 in Valencia, Spain! You can find the event flyer here.

Date: September 6th, 2016
Time: 1.30 – 2.10 PM
Venue: Auditorio 2, Valencia Congress Center

Topics: Tips for Success in Different Stages of One’s Career.

Speaker: Prof. Ana Garcia Armada, University Carlo III de Madrid, Spain

Please e-mail Mary Adedoyin(ADDMAR004@myuct.ac.za) with any questions.

 

MobiHoc 2016

We will have an N2Women meeting at MobiHoc’16, in Paderborn, Germany!
The meeting format is an open discussion on topics that we find to be important to young
female researchers, and we will also have a special guest: Prof. Xiuzhen Cheng from George
Washington University.

You can find the event flyer here.

Date: July 7th, 2016
Time: Lunch Break (12.20PM-1.20PM)
Venue: Seminar 5, Conference Venue

Topics: Preparing applications for academia, countering social bias in recruiting and mentoring, and dealing with the impostor syndrome.

Thanks to a generous support from the MobiHoc’16 organizers, lunch will be provided.
Please RSVP at http://goo.gl/forms/n9EgP14wqkBS9Bkj1 if you are planning to attend. 

Please e-mail Jelena Marašević (jelena@ee.columbia.edu) with any questions.

 

SECON 2016

We are inviting you to attend the N2Women meeting that will take place at the Alexander Graham Bell suite, Inmarsat Conference Center, London on June 28th, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Date: June 28th, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM – 2:00PM
Venue: ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL SUITE, INMARSAT CONFERENCE CENTER, LOCATED NEXT TO OLD STREET TUBE AND RAIL STATIONS IN THE CITY OF LONDON, London, UK

Speaker: Dr. Ivana Dusparic, University College Dublin on “Maintaining top research standards and a life”

For more information, please contact Marija M. Jevric at m.milojevic-jevric@imperial.ac.uk.

The event flyer is available here.

WoWMoM 2016

You are cordially invited to attend the N2Women meeting at WoWMoM 2016 on Thursday June 23rd, 10:30AM-12:30PM.  We are very fortunate to have Prof. Dr. Susana Sargento, who recently won the prestigious EU Women Innovators Prize.  Please join us to congratulate Prof. Dr. Susana Sargento and hear her share her success story. Please spread the word to anyone who are interested!

Date: Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
Time: 10:30AM-12:30PM
Venue: Aqua 3, Hotel Quinta Das Lágrimas, Coimbra, Portugal

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Susana Sargento, talk slides

For more information, do not hesitate to contact me, Allyson Sim at allyson.sim@seemoo.de

The event flyer is available on this page: https://goo.gl/LFqdEQ.
This event is open to anyone and interested participant may register here or https://goo.gl/2zOQfw

ICC 2016

Please join us for the N2Women event at ICC 2016 this year in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. You can find the event flyer here.

Date: Wednesday, May 25th, 2016
Time: 12:30-1:30 pm
Venue: Room 302, KLCC – Kuala Lumpur Conference Center

Speakers: Professor Maite Brandt-Pearce (University of Virginia) and Dr. Melissa Duarte (Huawei Technologies)
Topic: Leadership

Please e-mail Henna Huang (hphuang@mit.edu) with any questions.

 

SMARTCOMP 2016

On May 19th, 2016 Dr. Klara Nahrstedt will be speaking from noon to 1:30 at Smart Comp in St. Louis! Dr. Narhrstedt is the director of the coordinated science laboratory and a professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She will be speaking to attendees about the importance of women in research and computing and how to take the next step to become recognized as a woman in computing. We are very excited she is speaking with us and hope many attendees will be there!

For more information, please contact Katrina Ward at kjw26b@MST.EDU

 

INFOCOM 2016

You are cordially invited to attend the N2 Women luncheon at INFOCOM 2016 on Tuesday April 12th, 12:30PM-14:00PM.  We are fortunate to have Dr. Kate Ching-Ju Lin (Academia Sinica) who will share her experiences with attending conferences and how to get the most out of it. If you are attending INFOCOM 2016, please join us for the meeting! Also, please spread the word to your friends!

You can find the event flyer here.

Date: Tuesday, April 12th, 2016
Time: 12:30PM-14:00PM
Venue: Plaza room, INFOCOM Venue

Speakers: Dr. Kate Ching-Ju Lin (Academia Sinica)
Organizer: Heba Aly (University of Maryland, College Park)
Mentor: Prof. Wenye Wang (North Carolina State University)

For more information, please contact Heba Aly at heba@cs.umd.edu

Hope to see you at the meeting!

 

WCNC 2016

You are cordially invited to attend the N2 Women meeting at WCNC 2016 on the topic of  “Women Excellence in Research, Industry and Academia:  Tips to Help Women Succeed”.

You can find the event flyer here.

Date: Monday, April 4th, 2016
Time: 6 pm – 7.00 pm
Venue: PR5‐Conference Venue (Sheraton Doha Resort & Convention Hotel)

We are fortunate to have three distinguished speakers:

Prof. Lajos Hanzo, University of Southampton, United Kingdom.
Dr. Ozgu Alay, Simula Research Laboratory, Norway.
Dr.-Ing. Meryem Simsek, Dresden University of Technology, Germany.

They will address the factors that help women to achieve excellence in academia, research and industry from their perspective. Looking forward to seeing you at the event.

All are encouraged to attend the meeting. We are looking forward to seeing you at the event.
For more details contact the event organizer Hanan Al-Tous at haltous@uaeu.ac.ae