UW CSE Ph.D. alum Anne Condon will receive the 2014 Technical Leadership ABIE Award from the Anita Borg Institute at October’s Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing.s
The Technical Leadership ABIE Award recognizes women technologists who demonstrate leadership through their contributions to technology and achievements in increasing the impact of women on technology. Anne has made significant research contributions in computational complexity and bio-molecular computing, and has increased the numbers and success of women in computing research in the U.S. and Canada, both through flagship projects of CRA-W and through her own research supervision and mentoring.
Anne – a 1987 UW CSE Ph.D. alum – is Professor and Head of the Department of Computer Science at the University of British Columbia. She is an ACM Fellow, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, and recipient of the 2012 University of Washington College of Engineering Diamond Award for Distinguished Achievement in Academia and the 2011 University of Washington Computer Science & Engineering Alumni Achievement Award.
Congratulations – once again! – Anne! Read more here.