Join Us for the Solving the Equation Launch Event at Samsung in Silicon Valley

March 26, 2015

 

Time: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. PST

Location: Samsung Mountain View Campus
665 Clyde Avenue
Mountain View, CA 94043

Getting to the Event

From the research team who brought you Why So Few? Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics comes a deeper dive into engineering and computing, fields that offer 80 percent of STEM jobs but still boast dismal numbers of women students and workers.

Join us in launching Solving the Equation: The Variables for Women’s Success in Engineering and Computing live from Samsung’s Mountain View Campus to find out why women aren’t in these fields — and what we as employers, educators, and parents can do about it.

Meet the Panel

Londa Schiebinger

Moderator Londa Schiebinger

A panel of experts from the industry and academia moderated by leading gender in science researcher Londa Schiebinger will discuss the report’s findings and what they mean for anyone who cares about tapping the innovative solutions that half our population offers.

Our panel will include

Getting to the Event

The panel will begin at exactly 11 a.m. PST and will be followed by a reception beginning at 12:30 p.m. Please arrive early. Doors will open at 10:30 a.m. PST at

Samsung Research America
665 Clyde Avenue
Mountain View, CA 94043

A map of the location can be found here. When you arrive, please check in with the receptionists in the lobby to receive you visitor badge.

Parking is available on the top level of Parking Structure 1, located at 685 Clyde Avenue. 

If you choose to take public transportation, Samsung offers a last mile shuttle service, called MVGo, from the Mountain View Transit Station and Middlefield VTA Station. Below are websites that include schedules for all these transit services:

Business casual dress requested.

During the event, send in your questions or comments for the panel and follow along with the discussion using the hashtag #addwomen on Twitter. Wifi will be available on site. Please be sure to mute your devices.

 

Solving the Equation is made possible by these generous supporters: the National Science Foundation, Research on Gender in Science and Engineering award 1420214; AT&T; and the Mooneen Lecce Giving Circle.