Speaker Series

Our Speaker Series is an ongoing program where special guests working in technical fields are invited to share their experiences with us. Everyone is welcome to attend. If you would like to recommend a speaker, please email us at wecs@uvic.ca.

Get to know our speakers!

JJ DiGeronimoPresident of Purposeful Women and Tech Savvy Women
Iffat GillDevelopment consultant for local and national NGOs in Pakistan
Dr. Kristin RozierResearch Scientist in NASA's Intelligent Systems Division, CS Faculty at University of Cincinnati
Dr. Avani WildaniPost doc in the Computational Neurobiology Lab at the Salk Institute
Bonnie EisenmanSoftware Engineer at Codecademy and Princeton University CS graduate
Derek JacobyFounding member of Victoria Makerspace and TedX speaker on biohacking
Jentery SayersFounder of the Maker Lab in the Humanities at UVIC
Nina BelojevicAssistant Director of Maker Lab in the Humanities at UVIC
FAST Enterprises, LLCSoftware and information technology consulting company for government agencies
Laurie HeyerProfessor and Chair, Mathematics Department at Davidson College
Mary SanseverinoSenior Instructor at University of Victoria
Grace Wong SneddonUvic's Director of Academic Leadership Initiatives and Advisor to the Provost on Equity and Diversity
Dr. Maia Hoeberechtsresearch theme integrator, Engineering & Computational Research at NEPTUNE Canada
Anna StukasManager of Intellectual Property and Regulations at BIC Inc.