ACM-W Europe will work to fulfill the ACM-W mission in Europe.
Its main goals are to:
- Promote the image of computing
- Raise awareness of the importance of women being in the computing profession
- Make women aware of career options in computing
- Promote new ways of facing the challenges of the next generation of women in computing
- Establish partnerships with similar existing organizations in Europe for appropriate activities
- Increase participation of women in senior level positions of ACM and its conferences
- Provide a platform for sharing resources, ideas and experiences
- Work with the EU and the European Commission on programmes related women in computing
Women in Computing News and Events
Read European Women in Computing, a Communications of the ACM article by Vicki Hanson, Reyyan Ayfer, Bev Bachmayer
Congratulations to Vicki Hanson, ACM's new Vice President! Read ACM news release
The Second ACM-W Europe womENcourage Celebration of Women in Computing will be held at Uppsala University, Sweden on 24-26 September, 2015.
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View summary, photos and videos of womENcourage 2014 at Manchester, UK here.
Informatica Feminale, 17th international summer university for women students and professionals in computing. 18-29 August, University of Bremen
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Chair: Reyyan Ayfer, Bilkent University, Turkey | Author profile
Vice Chair: Bev Bachmayer, Intel, Germany | Author profile
- Valerie Barr, ACM-W Chair, Union College, New York, USA | Author profile
- Fabrizio Gagliardi, ACM Europe Chair, Microsoft Research | Author profile
- Lynda Hardman, Chair, Informatics Europe Women in Informatics Research and
Education Working Group, Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica, Amsterdam | Author profile