Research Bits: Lucy Sanders

Date

July 16, 2013

Speaker

Lucy Sanders

Affiliation

CEO and co-founder of the National Center for Women & Information Technology

Overview

“Research Bits” provide a glimpse into the research being conducted around the world through brief interviews with researchers.

Lucy Sanders, the CEO and co-founder of the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT,) talks about the need to continue our outreach to the public schools so our children have access to computer science classes before they graduate from high school. Specifically, she discusses the need for more women in the field of computer science.

Field correspondent Josephine Cheng conducted this interview during the Microsoft Research Faculty Summit 2013.