WICE Panel at WCNC 2017

“How to encourage young women in Communications Engineering – best practices and experiences”

Date: Tuesday 21st March, 12:10PM – 1:30PM

Organized by IEEE ComSoc Women in Communications Engineering (WICE) Standing Committee and N2Women

Organizers: Ana Garcia Armada and Meryem Simsek

Sponsored by Intel

More information: http://wcnc2017.ieee-wcnc.org/content/wice-event

This panel will bring together interesting perspectives from the industry and academia on how to encourage and support young women that are initiating their careers in Communications Engineering.

The panelists will share their own experience as well as the initiatives of their respective organizations.


Invited talk by Asha Keddy, General Manager of Next Generation and Standards at Intel Corporation


Patricia Robb, Product Development Executive at Intel

Poornima Lalwaney, Senior Director at Qualcomm

Elza Erkip, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering with New York University Tandon School of Engineering

Aylin Yener, Visiting Professor of Electrical Engineering at Stanford and Dean’s Fellow and Professor of Electrical Engineering at Penn State

Please register in this link