Providing a platform for women of color in the STEM field, their advocates, and allies.
Keynote Speaker: Erika Tatiana Camacho, Fulbright Research Scholar, Sorbonne Universite; Professor Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Arizona State University
Dr. Erika Tatiana Camacho is a Professor in the School of Mathematical & Statistical Sciences at Arizona State University (ASU) and a Fulbright Research Scholar at the Institut de la Vision (IDV)- Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale (Inserm) and Sorbonne Université in Paris. In 2022 she ended three impressive years of work at the National Science Foundation (NSF) as Program Director of the ADVANCE, the Racial Equity in STEM Education, and Hispanic- Serving Institutions (HSI) Programs as well as co-Lead of the HSI Program. In her role of co-Lead, Camacho revamped and expanded the NSF HSI Program to create robust funding mechanisms that speak to and reflect the heterogenous HSI landscape. She received a Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring in 2014 for research with and mentoring of undergraduates.