The Grace Hopper Celebration is the world's largest gathering of women technologists. It is produced by and presented in partnership with ACM. GHC 18 will be Sep. 26–28 in Houston, TX.

Keynote Speakers

Justine Cassell stands in front of a large computer screen

Justine Cassell

Keynote Speaker
Associate Dean of Technology Strategy and Impact, Carnegie Mellon University – School of Computer Science

Jessica O. Matthews

Jessica O. Matthews

Keynote Speaker
Founder & CEO, Uncharted Power.

Padmasree Warrior smiles at the camera as she stands by a chair.

Padmasree Warrior

Keynote Speaker
CEO & Chief Development Officer, NIO U.S.


  • Commentary & Perspectives
  • August 13, 2018

Be an OSD Mentor at GHC 18

  • Commentary & Perspectives
  • August 8, 2018

GHC 18 Featured Speaker: Emily Chang

  • Announcements
  • August 6, 2018

2018 PitcHER Finalists Announced

Conference Location

George R. Brown Convention Center Start planning for #GHC18 now!
September 26–28, 2018
Houston, Texas

Community Spotlight

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Be an OSD Mentor at GHC 18

Looking for ways to volunteer at GHC 18? Learn how you can become a mentor for Open Source Day, and check out our other volunteer opportunities.