Program

Objective

Help faculty achieve success in providing underrepresented, non-CS students with computing skillsets needed for the workforce

 

Attendees

33 faculty (Biology, CS, Data Science, Economics, Psychology, etc.) from seven California universities
 

Location

 
Zoom
 

Schedule

9:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Thursday, August 6, 2020

 

Introduction and Overview                                            Belle Wei, SJSU

09:30 am

Welcome 

09:35 am

Introductions

 

I. Workforce Preparation                   Morris Jones / Valerie Carr, SJSU

10:05 am 

Industry Breakout Sessions

10:55 am 

Industry Panel

Alan Gordon, Google

Jin Yan Jin, Genentech

Jan Kostecki, Amgen

Karen LaRocque, Facebook

Stephanie Sorenson, Wayfair

Jayanthi Subramani, Amgen

Jennifer Sukis, IBM

 

11:25 am

Alumni Panel

Nirit Bisconcer, Infosys

Cecelia Brown, Stanford University

Lluvia Gonzalez, Stanford School of Medicine

 

 
11:55 am
 
Lunch
 
    
 

II. Best Practices                                        Ed Himelblau, Cal Poly SLO 

12:45 pm 

Program Best Practices

Ed Himelblau, Cal Poly SLO 
Valerie Carr, SJSU
Bree Grillo-Hill, SJSU
Eric Van Dusen, UC Berkeley
Ilmi Yoon, San Franciso State
Fay Zhong, CSU East Bay 
Nina Amenta, UC Davis
Vassilis Tsotras, UC Riverside
 

01:15 pm 

Best Practices Breakout Sessions

 

 

 

01:45 pm 
 
Break
 

 

III. Diverse Students        Ilmi Yoon / Leticia MárquezMagaña SFSU

01:55 pm 

Engaging Prior Knowledge

 

02:15 pm

Exploring Key Studies

 

02:25 pm

Elaborating Inclusive Strategies

 

03:15 pm

Report Outs & Summary

 

 

Conclusion                                                                     Belle Wei, SJSU

03:25 pm 

Summary and Conclusion