September 06-08, 2017 at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain ACM Europe Celebration of Women in Computing, womENcourage 2017 is a scientific event, as well as an event aimed at networking and exploring career opportunities for women in computer science and related disciplines. This conference brings together undergraduate and graduate students, as well as researchers […]

womENcourage Costs Sharing Forum

This forum has been created for you to connect with other people attending the conference so that you can split costs on rooms, taxis and any other relevant expenses.


WomENcourage solicits posters from all areas of Computer Science. Posters offer the opportunity to engage with other conference attendees, disseminate research work, receive comments, practice presentation skills, benefit from discussing ideas with other researchers from the same field. Submissions should present novel ideas, designs, techniques, systems, tools, evaluations, scientific investigations, methodologies, social issues or policy […]

Participation Scholarships

The ACM in conjunction with womENcourage and their sponsors are proud to offer Participation Scholarships to a number of students who present papers or posters at womENcourage. A limited number of participation scholarships will be offered to students who have not had a poster accepted for presentation but who have shown exceptional interest in the […]


September 06 Wednesday September 07 Thursday September 08 Friday HOUR ACM-WE Hackathon ACM-WE Workshops and ACM Europe Conference Talk and Panel ACM-WE womENcourage at Auditori (Vèrtex Building) 8:30 Registration Registration Registration 8:45 9:00 H A C K A T H O N at Sala àgora ACM-WE Workshop 1  (at A3-102) Workshop 3 (at A3-101) Workshop […]


Registration for womENcourage 2017 is now open. You can register using this link. REGISTRATION DEADLINES Last day for early registration July 31, 2017 Final Online Registration August 29, 2017 REGISTRATION RATES (in Euros) Student Member Early €50 Student Member Late €90 Student Non-member Early €95 Student Non-member Late €125 Member Early €155 Member Late €275 Non-Member […]


Supporters have the opportunity to promote their organization in many creative ways. We welcome your ideas on how you can contribute to the panel discussions, or provide workshops which will allow the participants to learn a new product or skillset. Perhaps you would like to meet and discuss with the participants at the career fair […]


On 7th September 2017 you have a choice of 7 workshops on that will keep you engaged and challenged all day,  the hardest part is choosing which to attend.  Will you challenge yourself by attending the CodeCon workshop presented by Bloomberg,  or do you want to learn about the Greenfoot development environment which can be […]


ACM-W Europe Hackathon sponsored by Intel® and Hackers@upc will be held in Barcelona, Spain on September 6th 2017, in conjunction with ACM Europe Celebration of Women in Computing: womENcourage 2017. The challenge is to build innovative and exciting projects which improve the day to day lives of people in the local community using the Arduino 101 and the […]

Local Information

Barcelona information: Accommodation The city Getting here Like a local Accommodation UPC has special rates at a number of hotel chains for visitors. In  http://www.upc.edu/sri/en/congress/accomodation-upc-barcelonatech you will find a list of these hotels and all the information you need to make a reservation, including the reservation form, prices and location. For RESA residences we have […]