AICWIC 2019

ACM W India Celebrations of Women in Computing (AICWiC 2019) at Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar

All individuals interested in computing and women's issues in computing are welcome.

ACM W India Celebrations of Women in Computing (AICWiC 2019) at Gandhinagar, Gujarat

Date : 13th July 2019

Time : 9:00 am 5.00 pm

Venue: IIT Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India

ACM- W aims to support, celebrate and advocate full engagement of women in computing across the globe. It facilitates women’s academic and professional journey in the field of computing through mentoring or role modeling and works with the ACM community of computer scientists, educators, employers and policy makers to improve working and learning environments for women.

ACM Ahmedabad Chapter is carrying out the mission of ACM-W and has opened the first in Gujarat ACM -W student chapter of region at Ahmedabad University for Women. In addition to its activities with student chapters, ACM -W Ahmedabad announces ACM -W India Women Celebrations of Women in Computing in Ahmedabad region on 13th July, 2019.

ACM W India Women Celebrations of Women in Computing (AICWiC19) at Gandhinagar brings in a unique opportunity of collective learning, interacting with experts and peers and showcasing your work-in progress research to an enlightened audience for getting their valuable insights. This one-day celebration has several intellectually enriching opportunities for women students and professionals in the field of computing.

Theme: Soft Computing for Global Development


Major highlights are

Inauguration :- 11 am

1. Invited Talks :-

Key Note :-

1. First Key Note 11.30 am to 12.30 pm

Gargi Das Gupta, Director of IBM Research India and the CTO of IBM India and South Asia

2. Second Key Note :- 12.30 pm to 1.30 pm

Prof. Joycee M Mekie Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar

Lunch and Poster Presentation:- 1.30 pm to 2.30 pm

Panel Discussion :-2.30 pm to 4.00 pm

Panel Discussion (Topic : Soft Computing for Global Development / Women in Computing)

1. Prof. Heena Timani, Chair, ACM -W India Executive Council

2. Prof. Neeldhara Mishra, Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar

3. Prof. Hiteishi Diwanji, Head IT Department, L.D College of Engineering

4. Prof. Rutvi Shah , Assistant Professor,Chimanbhai Institute of Technology

5. Ms. Gunjanlal, DevOps Engineer,Adobe India, ACM-W India Executive Council Member

Registration Link for Participation [Click Here]