2019 Anita Borg Systers Pass It On Award Winner Project: Fabric-based Computing
Anna's dissertation addresses the computational concepts used with weaving and sewing; how youth engage these concepts while crafting; and which computational processes materialize.
2019 Anita Borg Systers Pass It On Award Winner Women in Construction Technology Skills Empowerment Project
The Women in Construction Technology Skills Empowerment Project aims to empower young girls in secondary school by training them on Computer Aided Design.
2019 Anita Borg Systers Pass It On Award Winner Empowering Women with Supercomputers
The project aims to create all-female HPC classes at Université Laval Calcul Québec, and to become a member of Women In HPC, an organization that promotes access to supercomputers to women around the world.
2019 Anita Borg Systers Pass It On Award Winner Project: Practical IoT Course for Young Women
Students will develop technological solutions as well as learn basic concepts of electronics, computer programming, and mobile application development.
2019 Anita Borg Systers Pass It On Award Winner Project: North-Rift Women in STEM
This project will organize four three-day boot camps for 120 women in each of the four counties in the rural and semi-rural North Rift region.
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