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N2Women 2020 Event Calendar

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:

IEEE PerCom ( 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 ( 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,

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