AWiC -- Arab Women in Computing


About AWiC

Arab Women in Computing was created from the regional collaborative on Women in Computing in the Arab World with NYU Abu Dhabi. The purpose of the group is to reach all Arab women in computing around the globe to convene in this community to engage and inspire each other in computing fields. If you are interested in helping our community grown, please contact

To see the collection of prior postings to the list, visit the AWiC Archives. (The current archive is only available to the list members.)

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