6 October 2017
the former United States’ ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein under President Barack Obama. A unique opportunity to come and talk with a brilliant woman, engineer and diplomat with a glittering career in industry, on her personal path, her career milestones and the balance between private life and work
14 October 2017
Mary Ann Mansigh Karlsen
A truly outstanding representative of the first generation of coders and a computer pioneer, will tell you more of her career in breaking through gender barriers and supporting the physics research done at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL).
Assigned to work on the UNIVAC (UNIVersal Automatic Computer) Mary Ann Mansigh Karlsen spent thousands of hours helping physician Berni Alder turn his molecular dynamics into computer code to run on LLNL supercomputers