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Upcoming Events

Skills to Thrive: Careers in HPC

September 25, 2017 1:00PM to 5:00PM
Location 
Building 240, Room 1404-1405
Type 
Workshop

This workshop will be held in conjunction with the EuroMPI/USA 2017 Conference. It is open to the public, so you can stop by even if you have not registered for the conference. The workshop will have talks on work/life balance and a panel about promoting diversity and inclusion.

Anna Kaatz, Director of Computational Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Center for Women's Health Research, will speak on methods to identify and address implicit bias in the workplace and improving the workplace climate. She will also discuss her research on taking a scientific approach to engage scientists in diversity and inclusion efforts.

Agenda

  • Two short talks on maintaining work/life balance: Jini Ramprakash (ALCF) and Rob Ross (MCS)
  • Invited talk on unconscious bias and how to mitigatet: Anna Kaatz (UW-Madison)
  • Panel discussion on promoting diversity and inclusion in the workplace: Paul Hovland (MCS), Lisa Durham (ALI), Anna Kaatz, (UW-Madison), and Katrin Heitmann (HEP)
  • Parallel breakout sessions on topics including career development, mentoring, and work/life balance