ISC 2016 Workshop Agenda

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9.00 – 9.05 Welcome
9.05 – 9.35 Invited Talk
Methods that work: Evidence-based advice on diversifying the HPC community
Toni Collis, EPCC, The University of Edinburgh & Women in HPC

Lorna Rivera, I-STEM, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

9.35 – 10.40 Panel Session: Diversity in the Workplace
What methods have you put in place to improve workplace diversity? What was successful and what pitfalls did you experience?
Chair:
Kimberly McMahon, McMahon Consulting
 

Panellists:
Deb Agarwal, LBNL
Alison Kennedy, Hartree Centre
Lorna Rivera, University of Illinois
Figen Ulgen, Intel

10.40 – 11.00 Poster Lightning Talks Miheala Apetroaie-Cristea, University of Southampton
Julita Inca Chiroque
Callao’s University and Pontificia Universidad Católica del Peru
Larisa Stoltzfus, University of Edinburgh
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee including poster mixer
11.30 – 11.45 Poster Session and Networking Additional time to view the posters and network
11.45 – 12.45 Parallel breakout sessions:

Breakout 1 (Improving Diversity in the Workplace): What methods have you put in place to improve workplace diversity?

Breakout 2 (Career Development/Mentoring):
Skills to thrive; sharing your experiences and advice on your successes in the workplace.

Led by panellists
12.45 – 13.00 Wrap up: Summary of the breakout session outcomes Toni Collis and Alison Kennedy