Schedule of Events

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Time Title Location Description
3:00PM - 3:15PM Opening Remarks
3:15PM - 4:15PM 0A Parallel Sessions
Track 1 Panel
Careers in Computing

Rachel Shorey, Rachel Kemper, Dr. Nadine Shillingford, Dolapo Martins; Moderator: Megan Olsen

Track 2 Technical Workshop
Basic Embedded Systems from the Software Perspective

Megan Biddlecomb

4:15PM - 4:30PM Break Break
4:30PM - 5:30PM Keynote
Being a woman in CyberSecurity

Angela Orebaugh

5:30PM - 6:30PM Socialize virtually
6:30PM - 7:30PM Dinner (Local Celebration)
Time Title Location Description
8:45AM - 9:00AM Introduction
9:00AM - 10:00AM Keynote
Imposter syndrome

Colleen Lewis

10:00AM - 10:10AM Break Break
10:10AM - 11:10AM 1A Parallel Sessions
Track 1 Technical Talk
MLOps: Bringing AI and Machine Learning out of the Sandbox

Cheryl Howard

Track 2 Flash Talks
Wearable Computing for Physical Rehabilitation

Megan Caulfield and Jason Forsyth

Design Thinking: A Framework and Use Cases in Cybersecurity

Donna Schaeffer

Eye and Head Movement Tracking: An Innovative Real-time Detection of Driver Distraction using Machine Learning

Zahra Rizvi

Covid-19 Data Analysis -- Winner Best Flash Talk

Jinsun Lee, You Jin Lee and Wookjin Choi

Input Distribution Coverage: Measuring Feature Interaction Adequacy in Neural Network Testing

Swaroopa Dola, Matthew B. Dwyer and Mary Lou Soffa

Track 3 Panel
Pursuing Graduate School in Computing

Clare Arrington, Christina Russo, Harshini Sri Ramulu, Sydney Pugh; Moderator: Swapneel Sheth

Track 4 Technical Workshop
The Basics of Mobile Malware Analysis

Aisha Ali-Gombe

11:10AM - 11:20AM Break Break
11:20AM - 12:00PM 1B Parallel Sessions
Track 1 Birds of a Feather
Meet Me at the Intersection of Gender and Disability

Amy Vaillancourt

Track 2 Research Shorts
Quantifying and Measuring Transparency in Computer Science Research

Samantha Dies and Lisa Singh

The Psychology of Texting: Mimicry in Computer-Mediated Communications -- Winner Best Research Short

Brooke Nixon and Nicole Guajardo

Track 3 Research Shorts
Using Machine Learning to Identify Political Polarization on Social Media

Alexis Kochanski and Veronica Cagle

What You Don't Know Might Hurt You

Elizabeth Miller, Rashedur Rahman, Moinul Hossain and Aisha Ali-Gombe

12:00PM - 1:30PM Lunch
Track 1 Posters
Increasing Confidence and Interest in STEM: A 3-Year Computing Camp as a Gateway to Persistence for Young Women

Maya Narayanasamy

Hummingbird: A software package for the detection of differential methylation

Eleni Adam, Tieming Ji and Desh Ranjan

Learning Fair Node Representations with Graph Counterfactual Fairness -- Winner Best Poster

Jing Ma

Analysis of an Existing Method in Refinement of Protein Structure Predictions using Cryo-EM Images

Maytha Alshammari and Jing He

Coffee Time Connections Using IoT

Cassie Bedard, Garrett Hutson, Evelyn Munsterman and Katelyn Anderson

Development of a lightning flash clustering algorithm to identify thunderstorm events within the Washington, DC metropolitan area

Endre Szakal, Allison Tucker, Leah Wilczynski, Mia Pham, Mace Bentley, Zhojun Duan, Tobias Gerken, Dudley Bonsal and Henry Way

NotPetya Wiper Malware Disrupted Business Operations

Sharon Lee Reagan Díaz Bba, Khoanam Nguyen Msc and Ana H Valentin Torres Dsc

Track 2 Career & Graduate School Fair

Cask Government Services


Full Visibility, LLC

Internal Revenue Service

Naval Surface Warfare Center


University of Maryland - Loyola

University of Pennsylvania

Virginia Tech MS in CS&CE

1:30PM - 2:30PM 2A Parallel Sessions
Track 1 Research Shorts
Deploying Vaccine Distribution Sites for Improved Accessibility and Equity to Support Pandemic Response

George Li, Ann Li, Madhav Marathe, Aravind Srinivasan, Leonidas Tsepenekas and Anil Kumar

Comparing the Performance of Different Sized Convolutional Neural Networks on Cancer Identification -- Winner Best Research Short

Anooshka Pendyal

A Novel Framework for Breast Cancer Risk Detection Leveraging Polygenic Risk Scores and Machine Learning

Lynn Tao

Track 2 Technical Talk
Transforming the Order Management process

Shubhi Asthana, Pawan Chowdhary and Taiga Nakamura

Track 3 Panel
Leadership in Computing

Dr. Laurian Vega, Megan Underwood, Karen Jackson, Robin Moses; Moderator: Robin Givens

Track 4 Flash Talks
WebID + Biometrics with Permuted Disposable Features

Takiva Richardson, Joseph Shelton, Yasmin Eady, Kofi Kyei and Albert Esterline Teachings from Tech Executives

Lexi Burroughs

Data Science in Action: The Impact of Vaccination and Age on COVID-19 Cases and Deaths

Nasreen Muhammad Arif

Relationships with Internet of Things -- Winner Best Flash Talk

Matthew Marini, Tia Stamp-Querry, Chris Ondoua, Sherinne Zhang, Jack Navarette and Shraddha Joshi

Exploring Machine Learning Algorithms for Emotion Recognition Through Optimized Input Training Datasets

Johanna Schetelig and Robin Givens

2:30PM - 2:40PM Break Break
2:40PM - 3:20PM 2B Parallel Sessions
Track 1 Research Shorts
Cyber Security and Consumers

Kimberlee Ann Brannock

Identifying Commonalities of Cyberattacks Against the Maritime Transportation System -- Winner Best Research Short

Rebecca Rohan

Track 2 Technical Talk
Leveraging AWS For Enterprise Data Using S3, Glue, Athena/Redshift and QuickSight

Daniel Broder

Track 3 Research Shorts
A Novel Approach to Secure Vehicular Networks

Susan Zehra and Syed Rizvi

Modeling and Preventing Virus Spread

Aashni Manroa

3:20PM - 3:45PM Break Break
3:45PM - 4:30PM Keynote and Closing Remarks
Transitioning from college to industry

Ria Galanos

5:00PM - 6:00PM Planning CAPWIC 2023 Planning