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.


  • Announcements
  • September 13, 2018

Congratulations to Our GHC 18 Scholars

  • Commentary & Perspectives
  • September 11, 2018

GHC 18 Highlights

  • Announcements
  • September 11, 2018

Diverse Speaker Lineup at GHC 18

Conference Location

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

Community Spotlight

A group of young female GHC Scholars stand together and smile for the camera at the GHC 15 Scholar Reception

Congratulations to Our GHC 18 Scholars and our sponsoring organizations provide hundreds of scholarships each year to send students and faculty to GHC. Learn about our GHC 18 Scholars.