Grace Hopper Celebrations 2012

Come join us in attending #GHC12 at Baltimore, Maryland.

THEME: ARE WE THERE YET?
BALTIMORE CONVENTION CENTER
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND
OCTOBER 3 – 6, 2012

 

A few sessions/workshops to attend:

October 3, 2012: 3:15pm: Career Development Track- How to Optimize Your Job Search

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Moderator: Carolyn Strobel (Anita Borg Institute)
Panelists: Dawn Carter (NetApp Inc), Stephenie Harp (CA Technologies), Ivo Lukas (Girls in Tech & 24Notion), Kendra Arimoto (Facebook)

Abstract:  Whether you are looking for your first job or thinking about a career change, come to this session to learn how to optimize your search.  This group of recruiters and hiring managers will discuss the activities involved in a job hunt including: how to engage your network in your job search; searching for jobs online, and what to do when you attend a job fair.  The panel will also discuss what they are looking for when they meet a potential candidate.

Speakers:

 October 4th, 2012: Tech Entrepreneurs Lab; THURSDAY, OCTOBER 4TH | 11:30 AM – 3:15 PM, Baltimore Convention Center

Twitter: #ghc12 #TEL

TECH ENTREPRENEUR LAB ACTIVITIES:

11:30 am – 12:30 pm (BCC:Ballroom I): ”In conversation with …. Robin Chase, Sandy Jen, Asmau Ahmed and Elisa Camahort Page
Abstract:This session will highlight the different personal journeys that our guests underwent to become technology entrepreneurs.
12:30 PM – 2:00 PM (BCC:Hall D Lunchtime Table Topics Area): “Ask the Experts ..”
Abstract:This session will offer the opportunity to talk with mentors over lunch casually and candidly, including Entrepreneur Attorneys, Venture Capitalists, Successful Entrepreneurs
2:00 PM – 3:15 PM (BCC:Ballroom I): Tech Entrepreneurs Lab
Abstract: This hands-on workshop will allow you to experience the “Ideation”, “Pitch” or “Networking” phase

TECH ENTREPRENEURS LAB COMMITTEE:

Elisa Camhort-Page, BlogHer
Angie Chang, Women 2.0
Rupa Dachere, Founder, CodeChix.org
Seema Gururaj, Anita Borg Institute
Sandy Jen, Meebo
Sharon Kan, Babson College
Kathy Kleiman, Esq., Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth
Ivo Lukas, 24Notion & Girls in Tech
Sharon Vosmek, Astia

 

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