Events

 

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N2Women 2020 Event Calendar

INFOCOM 2020

We are happy to invite you to N2Women event at INFOCOM 2020 for an interactive panel discussion with distinguished panelists from academia and industry who will share their knowledge and profound experiences of their research career with us.

* Topic – Defeating the Transition Barriers – How to transition from Ph.D to a Tenure-track/ Industry position? How to further advance the academic/industry career?

* Panelists –
        1. Saswati Sarkar, Professor, University of Pennsylvania
        2. Cristina Rita-Notaru, Professor, Northeastern University
        3. Ting He, Associate Professor, Pennsylvania State University
        4. Carlee Joe-Wong, Assistant Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
        5. Behnaz Arzani, Senior Researcher, Microsoft Research

* Date: Tuesday, July 7, 2020
* Time: 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm (EDT)

Please find the flyer for this event here.
Everyone is welcome to join us! Please RSVP here.
Event Zoom Meeting Link – here
The event link will also be made available on the IEEE INFOCOM 2020 virtual platform https://infocom.info for all the INFOCOM registered attendees.

* Organized by: Keerthi Dasala, Ph.D. student, Rice University, USA
* Faculty Mentor: Prof. Rong Zheng, McMaster University,
    Prof. Ting He, Penn State University

For more information, please contact keerthi.dasala@rice.edu

ACM MMSys 2020

We are pleased to announce that N2Women event will take place at MMSys conference this year.
Please join us at the interactive panel discussion with distinguished panelists from academia and industry who will share their knowledge and valuable experiences of their research career with us.

* Topic: “Networking Women: Experiences and Connections”

* Session description:
“Young researchers always find it difficult to get out of the research mood and separate between work and life needs.
This event aims to help young researchers to maintain a healthy work/life balance and take full advantage to hear from real experiences.
Hence, we encourage women researchers to interact and enlarge their networks, and of course, nothing is better than guidance from seniors.”

* Panelists :

  • Lucile Sassatellli: Associate professor at Université Côté d’Azur.
  • Özgü Alay: Associate Professor at Simula Metropolitan and University of Oslo”.
  • Laura Toni: Assistant: professor at University College London (UCL).
  • Tania Pouli: Deputy lab manager – Advanced Media Content” at B-COM.
  • Aakanksha Rana: Post-Doctoral Researcher at BWH/Harvard University.

* Date : June, 10, 2020
* Time : 16h00 – 17h00 UTC

* Moderator: Hiba Yousef

* Organizers:
Student fellow: Hiba Yousef, STREAMROOT & TelecomParis
Faculty mentor: Öznur Özkasap, Koç University

Please find the flyer for this event [ here ]
Everyone is welcome to join us! Please RSVP [ here ] .
Event Zoom Meeting Link – [ here ]

For more information please contact: hiba.yousef@telecom-paris.fr

IEEE ICC 2020

We are happy to invite you to an interactive panel discussion with distinguished panelists from academia and industry who will share their knowledge and valuable experiences of their research career with us.
Topic – Women in Technological Research: Winning the Uphill Battle
Panelists –
  • Andrea Goldsmith, Professor, Stanford University
  • Muriel Médard, Professor, MIT
  • Jennifer Rexford, Professor, Princeton University
  • Ruoyi Zhou, Director, IBM Research, Ireland
  • Alessandra Sala, Head, Analytics Research, Nokia Bell Labs
Date: Sunday, June 7, 2020
Time: 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm (Dublin Time)
Please find the flyer for this event here.
Everyone is welcome to join us! Please RSVP here.
Event Zoom Meeting Link – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87502114336

The event link will also be made available on the IEEE ICC 2020 virtual platform.

Organized by: Aishwariya Chakraborty, PhD Scholar, IIT Kharagpur, India
Faculty Mentor: Prof. Michele Nogueira, Federal University of Paraná, Brazil

Please do attend!
For more information, please contact aishwariyach@iitkgp.ac.in.

Percom 2020

We are happy to invite all the interested PerCom 2020 participants to join us in the Nˆ2Women Meeting and Dinner on Monday 23 March at 5pm in the AT&T Center (the Monday workshops’ location). The event will feature panel discussion on the topic “Overcommitting as a female professional”, featuring the Percom2020 keynote speaker, professor Diane Cook from School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Washington State University; Dr Wendy Nilsen, the Acting Deputy Division Director of NSF; and Dr Amy Murphy from the Bruno Kessler Foundation, Trento, Italy.

The event will be followed by an informal dinner in a nearby restaurant, subsidized by N2women.

For the organisation of the event and dinner, please indicate your intent to participate by registering here latest on Friday 6th March:  https://forms.gle/FX2CxhJK2uf2oUy76

IEEE PerCom (http://www.percom.org/) is the premier conference for presenting scholarly research in pervasive computing and communications. Advances in this field are leading to innovative platforms, protocols, systems, and applications for always-on, always-connected services. In 2020, PerCom will visit Austin, the capital of Texas and the eleventh largest city in the US. It is known as the “live music capital of the world”, is famous for its barbecue, and is a progressive tech-centric town.

N^2 Women (https://n2women.comsoc.org/) is supported by ACM SIGMOBILE, ACM SIGCOMM, IEEE Communications Society, IEEE Computer Society (CS) Technical Committee on Computer Communications (TCCC), NSF Division of Computer and Network Systems, CRA-W, Facebook, Microsoft Research, HP Labs, and Google Research.

In any enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact Dr Ella Peltonen, ella.peltonen@oulu.fi

NSDI 2020

You are cordially invited to attend the N2 Women meeting at NSDI 2020!

We are honored to have an enlightening panel discussion with distinguished panelists from academia and industry who will share their knowledge and valuable experiences with us.

Our distinguished panelists include:

  • Dr. Dina Papagiannaki, Partner Engineering Manager, Microsoft
  • Dr. Ying Zhang, Engineering Manager, Facebook
  • Prof. Sonia Fahmy, Professor, Purdue University
  • Dr. Deb Agrawal, Senior Scientist, Lawrence Berkley Labs

The panel features interactive discussions and Q&A sessions.

Date: Thursday, February 27th, 2020

Time: 12:20 pm–1:50 pm

Venue: Hyatt Regency Santa Clara, Camino Real room

Please find the flyer for this event here.

Everyone is welcome to join us! Please RSVP here.

Organized by: Diman Zad Tootaghaj, Hewlett Packard Labs

Faculty Mentor: Dr. Sujata Banerjee, VMware Research

For more information, please contact Diman Zad Tootaghaj at diman.zad-tootaghaj@hpe.com