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?
Kimberly McMahon, McMahon Consulting

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