IEEE SMC 2017 Women In Engineering (WIE) Workshop
Workshop Organizing Committee
Dr. Ying (Gina) Tang
Dr. Celia Shahnaz
Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology
Dr. Ljiljana Trajkovic
Simon Fraser University
The theme of the IEEE SMC 2017 WIE Workshop is
“Innovative Women and Millennials: Beyond Breaking Barriers”
A group of leaders in various SMC-related technical fields are invited to share their vision, career paths and strategies of being a successful woman engineer, scientist and/or advocator.
The workshop is open to all SMC attendees. To register this event, please click the Link.
The workshop will run two sessions on Oct. 6th 2017. One is at 8:00-9:30AM, MB Room #253, and the other at 15:15-17:00PM KC Room #101 & #103. A free Luncheon is provided to all participants at 11:30 – 13:00.
Witold Kinsner, PhD, PEng, FEIC, FEC, FCAE
IEEE Canada President & CEO
Bozenna Pasik-Duncan, Ph.D., D.Sc.
University of Kansas, USA
Jennifer F. Schumacher, Ph.D.
Sheila Nirenberg, Ph.D
Nanette Laitman Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience, Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Xiaoou Li, Ph.D.
Department of Computer Science, CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico City, Mexico
Karen Panetta, Ph.D.
Dean for Graduate Education and a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Adjunct Professor in Computer Science at Tufts University