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When?
Sep 14, 2017 10:30 am
Ends
Sep 14, 2017 11:30 am
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FREE
Venue
SFU's Big Data Hub Presentation Studio (SFU Burnaby)
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Office of Graduate Studies & Postdoctoral Fellows
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Applied Science Building 10900, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby

President's Dream Colloquium: Dr. Maria Klawe

Diversity 101: The Case for Diversity in Technology

Speaker: Dr. Maria Klawe
President, Harvey Mudd College

Please reserve your seats online.

Maria Klawe joined Harvey Mudd from Princeton University after serving 14 years at the University of British Columbia. Prior to UBC, Klawe spent eight years with IBM Research in California and two years at the University of Toronto. She received her Ph.D. (1977) and BSc (1973) in mathematics from the University of Alberta.

Klawe is a renowned lecturer and has given talks at international conferences, national symposia, and colleges across the U.S. and Canada about diversity in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines and industries, gender and gaming, and lessons from her own career in STEM industry and education.

There will be a networking reception following the lecture.

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