Grace Hopper Annual Conference Schedule

SPEAKER LIST

Marily Nika

of Imperial College/ Google

Marily is originally Greek, she taught herself how to code in elementary school after discovering her brother’s programming books and developed a passion for tech. In 2011 she was the first Greek woman to receive Google’s Anita Borg Scholarship, which enabled her to complete a PhD in CS @Imperial College London. She founded Imperial’s London Women in CS group and received various awards including a gold medal for Outstanding Achievement. She has given 3TEDx talks (amongst which: “My hypothetical daughter’s career in tech in 2055”), has interned at Facebook and is now running the London Geekettes while working at Google.

Sessions

Women in Computing Societies at University OCTOBER 16 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm