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2024 NCWIT Summit on Women and IT

The 2024 NCWIT Summit will take place May 20–22, 2024, in Kansas City, MO at the Loews Kansas City Hotel. This year, the Summit will be in-person, with hybrid options available for online participation. Watch this space for more details! 

Where Conversations Lead to Change

With NCWIT being the trusted source for research-based strategies that facilitate reform in computing classes and technical organizations, the NCWIT Summit continues to be the world’s largest annual convening of change leaders focused on significantly improving diversity and equity in computing.

I always learn from both presenters and other attendees — either a new perspective on something I’m struggling with or a new idea about how to tackle different challenges. [NCWIT challenges] me to think differently and act differently… It’s also a very engaging conference; we don’t just sit back and listen, we work.

Logistics

The 2024 NCWIT Summit will take place in Kansas City, MO at the Loews Kansas City Hotel. Please make your hotel reservations no later than April 26, when the discounted rate expires. The hotel is approximately 20 miles from Kansas City International Airport. Read more about the hotel and Kansas City.

Agenda

(more details coming soon)

Monday, May 20, 2024

1:00–2:30PM

Welcome and Joanne McGrath Cohoon Memorial Plenary

3:00–4:30PM

Alliance Meetings

5:00–6:30PM

Reception

Tuesday, May 21, 2024

9:00–10:30AM  

Future of Tech Panel

11:00–12:30PM 

Workshop Block 1

1:300–3:00PM 

Workshop Block 2

Wedneday, May 22, 2024

9:00–10:30AM  

Inspirational Closing Plenary

Speakers

Erin Cech

Dr. Erin Cech (she/her) is an associate professor in the Department of Sociology and Mechanical Engineering (by courtesy) at the University of Michigan. She earned...

Kelsey Flood

Kelsey Flood believes deeply that education and access have the transformative power to bring forth economic justice. Kelsey began her career as a high school...

Amy J. Ko

Amy J. Ko is a Professor at the University of Washington Information School, where she studies humanity’s individual and collective struggle to understand computing. She...

Jacob Martinez

In 2014, Jacob founded Digital NEST—a technology workforce development hub providing youth in rural communities with high-demand technology skills, mentoring and hands-on experience so they...

Margaret Martonosi

Margaret Martonosi is the H.T. Adams ’35 Professor of Computer Science at Princeton University, where she has been on the faculty since 1994. Martonosi’s research...

Bryndan D. Moore

Bryndan D. Moore, an African-American engineer, futurist, and multimedia producer, is a leading voice at the intersection of innovation and societal impact. As the visionary...

Diya K. Wynn

Diya is a Responsible AI Lead at AWS that started and led customer engagement globally on Responsible AI. In 2023, she was named one of...

Sponsors

This Year's Summit is Sponsored by:

PNC
Sponsorship opportunities for the 2024 NCWIT Summit are available. Learn more, or email [email protected] for more information.
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