OK, I'm not really that technical - but the women in this nifty video that's currently making the rounds definitely are:
The video was shot at the 2008 Grace Hopper Celebration and compiled by the Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology.
The Anita Borg Institute has also posted biographical videos of their 2009 award winners and conference speakers:
- 2009 Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing, taking place right now in Tucson, Arizona.
- Anita Borg Institute 2009 Social Impact Award: Ekaterina Fedotova, director for Information Dissemination and Equal Access project for PH International.
- Anita Borg Institute 2009 Denice Denton Emerging Leader Award: Nadya Mason, assistant professor of physics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
- Anita Borg Institute 2009 Change Agent Awards went to three women in Nigeria: Oreoluwa Somolu, Executive Director of the Women's Technology Empowerment Centre; Anne Ikiara, General Manager of Nairobits Trust; and Halima Ibrahim, Director of Mu'assassatul Mar'aatus Saliha Women's Skill Acquisition Centre.
(Video via the Geek Feminism Blog)
Tags: women in computer science, women in technology, Anita Borg Institute