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

2017 Tapia Conference

Linda Akli is the assistant director of Training, Education, and Outreach for the Southeastern Universities Research Association. As the Lead of XSEDE’s Broadening Participation program, Akli works to engage institutions, researchers, and students from communities traditionally underrepresented in advanced computing and computational science & engineering. Prior to SURA, Akli managed the Packard HBCU Graduate Scholars program and Merck/AAAS Undergraduate Science Research Program at the American Association for the Advancement of Science. A graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, she has 41 years of experience in a variety of technical, program management, and entrepreneurial capacities.