I went back to Amherst this weekend and things look much the same except they put Christmas decorations up
Some of the booths I saw at the Grace Hopper conference. The google booth was always packed! Facebook brought their own living room complete with a facebook wall. One company was giving out free digital caricatures and one was giving out manicures and nail polish.
Some of the talks I saw at Grace Hopper!
Sheryl Sandberg(Author of Lean In) and two other women, including the president of Harvey Mudd who moved the percentage of women in CS from 13% to 45% discussing their work.
The director of Brave talking about her work including working on the story of Lion King, Beauty in the Beast, and the Little Mermaid.
Surviving Grad School
How to Write a Paper
How online courses can help women get into computer science
An awards ceremony for women doing great work in the field of Computer science
A google employee talking about all the work the google X is doing including the google driverless car, and a wifi balloon.