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Our New Name and Logo Reflect Our Community

Our New Name and Logo Reflect Our Community

On October 4, 2017, the first day of the Grace Hopper Celebration, our organization announced that we would no longer call ourselves the Anita Borg Institute. Our new name — AnitaB.org — still honors our founder while reflecting our move away from a formal, bureaucratic attitude and toward a warmer, more personal feeling; the “.org”…

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#GHC17 Heads to Orlando: Badge Pick-up

#GHC17 Heads to Orlando: Badge Pick-up

One of your first steps upon arriving at the Grace Hopper Celebration should be to pick up your badge. You’ll need it to access all programming at the GHC. You can get your badge at several locations. Bring your photo ID!

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GHC 17 Mobile App Released

The official app for the 2017 Grace Hopper Celebration is available in app stores. We support iOS and Android devices.

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9/15 Hurricane Irma Update

Earlier this week, we watched as Hurricane Irma made landfall over Florida. We remained in contact with those in the area, including AnitaB.org staff members as well as Grace Hopper Celebration vendors and contractors. We are thankful that they all are safe. We hope anyone in our community who has been affected by the storm…

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Hurricane Irma Update

As the staff of the AnitaB.org watched Hurricane Irma shift west and then east on its path over Florida on Sunday and Monday, our primary concern remained with everyone affected by the storm. We were especially worried for our staff members who live and work in its path, and the many vendors and contractors in…

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#GHC17 Heads to Orlando – Hotels Galore!

#GHC17 Heads to Orlando – Hotels Galore!

We’re headed to Orlando for the 2017 Grace Hopper Celebration. Why are we excited about it? Find out in our ongoing series #GHC17 Heads to Orlando. To start, we love how many hotel rooms are close to the convention center for easy access to and from the celebration.

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Friday Livestream Keynote

GHC 16 closes with a session on women in leadership roles and how male allies can help create workplaces where women thrive. You can see all of the details on the Friday Livestream page. Schedule 3 p.m. – 4 p.m. CDT Megan Smith, Chief Technology Officer, United States of America Marc Benioff, Chairman and CEO, Salesforce

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AnitaB.org Names ThoughtWorks as Winner of the 2016 Top Companies for Women Technologists Program

PALO ALTO, Calif., October 19, 2016: The AnitaB.org (ABI), a nonprofit organization focused on the advancement of women in computing, today announced ThoughtWorks as the winner of the 2016 Top Companies for Women Technologists program. With the highest overall score, the global software company has been recognized as a true leader in recruiting, retaining and…

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Wednesday Livestream Keynote

GHC will start with a great session on women and the future of technology.  You can see all of the details on the Wednesday Livestream page. Schedule 9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. CDT: Ginni Rometty, President and CEO, IBM Chairman, IBM Board of Directors Intermission (will not be streamed) 10:50 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. CDT: Latanya Sweeney, Professor, Harvard…

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Attend GHC 2016

Attend GHC 2016

The 2016 Grace Hopper Celebration will take place on Wednesday, October 19 through Friday, October 21. We will be returning to Houston, Texas. Hope to see you there!

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