Grace Hopper Annual Conference Schedule


Solving the Equation: The Variables for Women’s Success in Computing

October 14 10:30 am-11:30 am
Lanier Grand Ballroom C Level Four Hilton Americas
TRACK: Organizational Transformation
Presentation / Lightning Talk
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Drawing on a large and diverse body of research, Christianne will present recent research findings included in AAUW’s 2015 National Science Foundation - funded report, "Solving the Equation: The Variables for Women's Success in Engineering and Computing", on factors such as stereotypes and biases, college curriculum, and workplace environments that help explain women’s underrepresentation in computing. The session will include recommendations for change for employers, educators, and individuals.