Dr. Sophie Vandebroek, the Chief Technology Officer and President of Xerox Innovation Corporation, will be the inaugural speaker in a new Speakers Series co-presented by ITAC and CWC. Dr. Vandebroek was recently identified by Channel Web as one of the top 25 technology thought leaders for 2010. She is a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and a Fulbright Fellow. She holds 12 U.S. patents and is sought after as a judge for innovation awards as diverse as MIT’s Young Innovators Award and FIRST Lego and Robotics competition regional awards.
The ITAC/CWC Speakers Series is designed to introduce distinguished women in information and communications technology to Canadian women (and men) working in technology or planning careers in technology. The series provides opportunities for networking and for learning from inspiring leaders in the industry.
When: March 9, 2010 from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. (breakfast included)
Where: Xerox Research Centre of Canada, 2660 Speakman Drive, Mississauga
All are welcome and encouraged to bring along colleagues, daughters, and friends who may benefit from hearing about Dr. Vandebroek’s career and her insights on technology.
Registration information is available here.