SAVE THE DATE Tapia 2018 Orlando, FL September 19-22, 2018

2017 Tapia Conference

Dr. Ann Quiroz Gates is a Professor and Chair of CS at the University of Texas at El Paso. Gates directs the NSF-funded Cyber-ShARE Center of Excellence, serves on the NSF CISE AC Subcommittee on Education and Broadening Participation, and leads the NSF-funded Computing Alliance for Hispanic-Serving Institutions (CAHSI). She received the following awards: 2015 Great Minds in STEM’s Education, the CRA’s 2015 A. Nico Habermann, the 2010 Anita Borg Institute Social Impact, and the 2009 Richard A. Tapia Achievement for Scientific Scholarship, Civic Science, and Diversifying Computing. In 2006, she was named to Hispanic Business magazine’s 100 Influential Hispanics.