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Winter 2002 Issue # 1

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Conferences and Events

This are a sampling of upcoming conferences related to technology and the sciences. They and others are posted on our website here. If you would like to list your conference on our site, please send this information to us by clicking here


  1. WEPAN (Women in Engineering Programs and Advocates Network)
    "Engineering for All Women: Exploring Perspectives
    June 8-11
    San Juan, Puerto Rico
    Meet with Institute staff members and attend an array of thought-provoking sessions. For more information on WEPAN and the conference, visit WEPAN

  2. NECA (National Educational Computing Association)
    "Nexus in Texas", the National Educational Computing Conference
    June 17-June 19 2002
    San Antonio, Texas
    Listen to inspiring speakers, attend stimulating workshops and network with educational professionals, while you learn about the next level in technology and education. For more information, go here

  3. International Conference of Women Engineers and Scientists
    ICWES 12 Conference "Women in a Knowledge-based Society"
    July 27-31
    University of Ottawa and Carleton University Ottawa, Ontario Canada.
    For more information, visit ICWES

  4. SACNAS (Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science)
    "Community: A Catalyst for Science"
    September 26-29, 2002
    Anaheim, California
    SACNAS is committed to encouraging Chicanos/Latinos, Native Americans and other historically underrepresented groups to pursue graduate education and advanced degrees for research careers and science teaching at all levels and for other professional careers. For more information on SACNAS and the conference, visit SACNAS

  5. Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
    "The Art of Engineering"
    October 9-12
    Detroit, Michigan
    SWE is dedicated to increasing opportunities for females in the different science and engineering fields. For more information on SWE and the conference visit SWE

  6. "Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing 2002"
    October 10-12, 2002
    Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
    Fourth in a series of conferences designed to bring research and career interests of women in computing to the forefront. For more information, visit the Grace Hopper Organization

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