SPLASH 2020
Sun 15 - Sat 21 November 2020 Online Conference
Fri 20 Nov 2020 09:10 - 10:20 at SPLASH-IV - Welcome and Keynote Chair(s): Elisa Baniassad, Charlie Curtsinger

Dr. Nicki Washington is a professor of the practice of computer science at Duke University and the author of Unapologetically Dope: Lessons for Black Women and Girls on Surviving and Thriving in the Tech Field. Her career in higher education began at Howard University as the first Black female faculty member in the Department of Computer Science. Her professional experience also includes Winthrop University, The Aerospace Corporation, and IBM. She is a graduate of Johnson C. Smith University (B.S., ‘00) and North Carolina State University (M.S., ’02; Ph.D., ’05), becoming the first Black woman to earn a Ph.D. at the university and 2019 Computer Science Hall of Fame Inductee. She is a native of Durham, NC.

Fri 20 Nov
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09:00 - 10:20: Welcome and KeynoteSPLASH-E at SPLASH-IV
Chair(s): Elisa BaniassadUniversity of British Columbia, Charlie CurtsingerGrinnell College

Keynote Conversation on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in CS Education with Dr. Nicki Washington

09:00 - 09:10
Day opening
SPLASH-E
Charlie CurtsingerGrinnell College, Elisa BaniassadUniversity of British Columbia
09:10 - 10:20
Keynote
SPLASH-E
Nicki WashingtonDuke University