UPES ACM-Women

Let’s create an equal and fair environment for all the women in the Computing Society together.

About us

UPES

Established in the year 2003, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies emerged as Asia’s first Energy and Core Sector University...

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Who are we?

The UPES ACM-W SC was found in April, 2015 with an aim to realize the dynamic image of women in the field of computers and information...

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Some accomplishments

Last year we successfully conducted ACM-W India Celebration of Women in Computing (AICWiC) 2016 which was a huge success. We organized...

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ACM-W India Celebration of Women in Computing

The team’s hard work paid off when the chapter was elected to host the ACM-W India Celebration of Women in Computing (AICWiC ’16) in October. The annual conference brought an exclusive spotlight for all aspiring women to brand their savvy, and celebrate their prowess in the computing arena through a multitude of events.

In addition to the events, the AICWiC also featured a cultural night, where the members of our family showcased their talent in a brilliant performance for all our esteemed guests.

Events in AICWiC

Work-in-Progress (WIP) Project Presentation

Opportunity for budding female researchers to exhibit their work before the industry and academic experts.

LADY ADA National Programming Contest

Multi round programming contest witnessed participation of 600+ women coders from varied verticals.

Distinguished Speaker Program

Insightful keynote by Dr. Margaret Burnett, Oregon State University, on “Research Experiences for Undergraduates: Best Practices”.

ACM-WI / iSIGSE Women Faculty Summit

Interactive session on ‘Handling the career breaks gracefully’ between leading women in the industry, academia, and research.

‘IAmPower – Women in STEM’ IIT Bombay Python Workshop

A hands-on learning session on Python for women, delivered by the Python Society of India.

Online Photo Contest (with Content writing)

A platform for all the women that encouraged them to share their passion for STEM studies through a photograph.

Achievements

UPES ACM-Women Student Chapter was awarded "Runner-up for Best Student Chapter Activities 2017"

Ms. Gunjan Lal

Former Chairperson of the UPES ACM-Women Student Chapter (2016-17), got the opprtunity to join ACM-Women Council, India in July, 2017.

Our Team

Dr. Rashmi Sharma

Faculty Coordinator

Akshat Chaturvedi

Chairperson

Aashna Jain

Vice Chairperson

Preetbala Kaur Bhatia

Secretary

Amulya Yadav

Joint Secretary

Saransh Gahlot

Treasurer

Aditya Srivastava

Executive Head (Technical)

Abhishek Raj

Events and Workshop Head

Ankush Sharma

Public Relations Head

Avnish Gupta

Designing Head

Nikita Duhan

Editorial Head

Arshiya Ahuja

Corporate Social Responsibility Head

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