Program Schedule

Friday, March 20 Schedule

Time Program Detail Location
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Registration Weber's Lobby
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Poster Session Weber's Atrium Ballroom
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Dinner and Welcome Remarks: Sebnem Onsay, Conference Chair Weber's Grand Ballroom
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Keynote: Talking to R2D2
Joyce Chai (MSU)
Weber's Grand Ballroom
7:45 PM - 9:00 PM Parallel Sessions:
Speed Interviewing (Sign up for 15 slots and bring your resume)
Birds of a Feather I and II

Weber's Director's Room
Weber's Hotel Lobby
10:00 PM Games and snacks Weber's Atrium Ballroom

Saturday, March 21 Schedule

Time Program Detail Location
7:00 AM Breakfast and Check-out Weber’s Hotel (for individuals lodging at Weber’s Hotel only)
Holiday Inn Express (for individuals lodging at HIN-only)
*conference-only folks will have breakfast on their own
MICWIC Main Activities for Saturday will take place at U of M North Campus, Duderstadt Center
*Transportation is available, please refer to the Transportation page for more information
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Keynote: Leadership, Diversity, Innovation, and Transformation
Heidi Musser (USAA)
Chesebrough Auditorium (Duderstadt)
10:00 AM Break: Coffee & Snacks Duderstadt Center Atrium
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Parallel Sessions:
Paper Session 3
Lightning Talks
Panel: Tech Industry
Panel: Work Life Integration

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11:45 AM - 12:45 PM Parallel Sessions:
Paper Session 3
Lightning Talks
Panel: Being a Woman Entrepreneur
Panel: Software Teams in Industry

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12:45 PM Lunch & GHC Movie Duderstadt Center Atrium
Activities from 12:45-2:45PM are occurring concurrently
12:45 PM - 2:45 PM Career Fair
*Interactive Lab Tours also available
Duderstadt Connector
1:15 PM Outreach Programs 1180
2:30 PM Photo Duderstadt Center Atrium
2:45 PM Closing Remarks and Awards Chesebrough Auditorium (Duderstadt)