The pictures are here ....

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Here there is a different set of pictures. This additional group has been set up so that you can upload your pictures if you like to share them with other people.
Do not forget to tag you and your friends! Enjoy!

Thank you Sponsors!!!!

OCWiC 2013 - 5th Anniversary!

The 5th edition of OCWiC is just over but the excitement can be felt everywhere.
OCWiC 2013 has seen a full house with lots of fun activities, incredible events and more celebration than ever!

OCWiC 2013 Speakers

Monica Anderson Irene Grief
Monica Anderson's Bio

Monica Anderson is an associate professor in the computer science department at The University of Alabama. Her research focuses on distributed autonomous systems that enable search, rescue and reconnaissance applications in unknown, complex environments. She is also dedicated ....

Irene Greif's Bio

Irene Greif is Director of the IBM Center for Social Software and head of the Collaborative User Experience Group (CUE), a team of Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW) researchers based in Cambridge, MA. The group has historically worked most closely with Lotus product teams on collaboration software and is now ....

Click here to read their complete biography or click on the link "Invited Speakers" on the left hand side of the page.

Get your OCWiC 2013 poster!

Your OCWiC 2013 poster is here ...... download it, print it, ...share it with your friends!

Submit an idea for BOF's and Activities sessions

We are accepting submissions for BOF’s and Activities. These can be a workshop, game, discussion, tutorial or any other group activity you can imagine.
It’s a great way to meet others in the computing community with similar interests.

If you have an idea for these sessions, please submit a paragraph outlining your idea to Shannon Whalen at by December 20.

OCWIC 2013 Registration is now open!!!

Please click on Registration here or use the Registration link in the menu to the left.

The registration fee, which includes a (shared) room, dinner Friday night, and breakfast and lunch on Saturday is $175. However, through the generosity of our sponsors, we hope to be able to offer full scholarships to all women students who request them as part of registration.

Register by December 22nd to be eligible for a scholarship!!!


OCWiC 2013 * February 22-23, 2013 - Mohican Resort and Conference Center

Celebrate the 2013 Ohio Celebration of Women in Computing (OCWiC) at the Mohican Resort and Conference Center located near Perrysville, OH.

Mohican Aereal View
Mohican Goat
Mohican Trail
Mohican sunset

OCWiC is an opportunity for young women to explore careers in IT, to network with other young women and to meet possible mentors. OCWiC hopes to encourage women to complete their studies in computing by exploring careers and meeting women leaders from business, industry and academia.

Attendees will be women majoring in computing fields from universities and colleges all over Ohio as well as women teaching and working in computing careers.
We invite the submission of proposals for participation in the following session categories:

    • Research Overview Talks
    • Student Short Talks
    • Career Discussions
    • Posters
    • Birds-of-a-Feather (BOF) Session
    • Activity-based Session

Submissions will made electronically at and will be due November 19, 2012. Check the website in early September for an announcement about when submissions will begin.
If you have question, please contact Dr. Ellen Walker, Program Chair, at

Let’s Celebrate Ohio Women in Computing!!

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