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Women using Technology – courses, careers and connections

As part of International Women’s Day, Edith Cowan University is inviting girls in Years 10, 11 or 12 to join us for a day of ‘courses, careers and connections.’

Women from Perth’s STEM industries will be providing 2 hour workshops at various CBD locations. Each presenter will share a video of their workspace introducing you to their colleagues; outline their career journey including accreditation processes; finally providing you with a hands-on workshop simulating their job.

When: Monday 8th March

Time: See below;

Session one - 9:30 to 11:30 am

Session two - 12:30 to 2:30 pm

Where: Perth CBD precinct BankWest, CyberCx, Kinetic IT, and Microsoft

BYOD: Laptops

Cost: Free

Topics/Presenters:

  • Ethical Hacking – Laura Davis, Raman Gill and Catriona Forde
  • Cyber Risks – Alice White
  • Destructive Testing – Joanne Church
  • Scrum Master – Sonia Knox
  • Software Dev – Zainab Meleki
  • Mathematics in 3D – Dr Julia Collins
  • Chatbots & NLP – Michelle Sandford and Jiaranai Keatnuxsuo
  • Machine Learning and AI - Elizabeth Antoine
  • Data Science – Anne Backhaus

ECU is proud to be a member of the SAGE Pilot of the Athena SWAN charter in Australia. This initiative promotes gender equality and encourages opportunities for girls in STEM.

For further information contact Michelle.Ellis@ecu.edu.au

Women using Technology – courses, careers and connections

March 8th

Session 1: 9:30 – 11:30

Session 2: 12:30 – 2:30

Program

Topic

Presenter

From

Time

Numbers

Venue

Address

Link

Chatbots & Natural  Linguistic Programming

Michelle Sandford

Jiaranai Keatnuxsuo

Microsoft

9:30 – 11:30

30

Microsoft Offices

Level 10 100 St Georges Terrace

https://www.trybooking.com/BOKYN

Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Elizabeth Antoine

Microsoft

12:30 – 2:30

30

Microsoft Offices

Level 10 100 St Georges Terrace

https://www.trybooking.com/BOLAE

 

 

  

Ethical Hacking

Cyber Escape room

Laura Davis

Catriona Forde

Raman Gill

CyberCX

9:30 – 11:30

50

CyberCX Offices

28 The Esplanade, Perth, WA

https://www.trybooking.com/BOKXZ

Cyber Risks

Alice White

Atlassian

12:30 – 2:30

50

CyberCX Offices

Level 13, 28 The Esplanade, Perth, WA

https://www.trybooking.com/BONJD

 

 

  

Web development

Zainab Maleki

Mechanical Rock

9:30 – 11:30

20

Kinetic IT Offices

30 The Esplanade Perth WA 6000.

https://www.trybooking.com/BOLZH

Mathematics in 3D

Dr Julia Collins

ECU

12:30 – 2:30

20

Kinetic IT Offices

30 The Esplanade Perth WA 6000.

https://www.trybooking.com/BOLZP

 

 

  

Embedded Device Development

Joanne Church

Vix Technology

9:30 – 11:30

30

Bankwest Tower

300 Murray St Perth

https://www.trybooking.com/BOLZV

Data Science and Visualisation

Ann Backhaus

Pawsey Supercomputing centre

12:30 – 2:30

30

Bankwest Tower

300 Murray St Perth

https://www.trybooking.com/BOPXJ

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