IEEE CTCN Monthly Meeting, Wednesday, September 28, 2016: "Women and Engineering: the ethics gap"

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IEEE CTCN Monthly Meeting, Wednesday, September 28, 2016: "Women and Engineering: the ethics gap"

Biography: Karen Ulferts has been working with unmanned systems since 2005.  Her technical career began with the QF-4 Full-Scale Aerial Target Drone performing systems testing and auto pilot software development.  She is presently Treasurer of the Lone Star Chapter of the Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI).  Karen joined AUVSI in 2007 and has also held the offices of President, Vice President, and Secretary for the chapter.  Her education includes a bachelor and master of science degree in Industrial Engineering (IE) from the University of Tennessee.  Karen has published various papers for ensuring proper documentation and reporting within the engineering decision making process including the moral dilemma of artificial intelligence in autonomous systems.

Description: Karen will explore the gender differences which have evolved in ethics for men and women.



  Date and Time

  Location

  Contact

  Registration



  • 2121 West Parmer Lane at Lamplight Village Ave.
  • Austin, Texas
  • United States 78727
  • Building: PoK-e-Jo's Smokehouse
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  • Bill Martino, Chairman IEEE Central Texas Consultants Network

  • Co-sponsored by Women in Engineering
  • Starts 24 August 2016 12:00 AM
  • Ends 28 September 2016 06:00 PM
  • All times are US/Central
  • No Admission Charge
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  Speakers

Karen Ulferts of Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI)

Topic:

Women and Engineering: the ethics gap

Karen will explore the gender differences which have evolved in ethics for men and women.

Biography:

Karen Ulferts has been working with unmanned systems since 2005.  Her technical career began with the QF-4 Full-Scale Aerial Target Drone performing systems testing and auto pilot software development.  She is presently Treasurer of the Lone Star Chapter of the Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI).  Karen joined AUVSI in 2007 and has also held the offices of President, Vice President, and Secretary for the chapter.  Her education includes a bachelor and master of science degree in Industrial Engineering (IE) from the University of Tennessee.  Karen has published various papers for ensuring proper documentation and reporting within the engineering decision making process including the moral dilemma of artificial intelligence in autonomous systems.

Email:

Address:Austin, Texas, United States

Karen Ulferts of Association of Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI)

Topic:

Women and Engineering: the ethics gap

Biography:

Email:

Address:Austin, Texas, United States





Agenda

6:00 to 6:30pm -- Networking

6:30 to 8:30pm -- Business and Program



The Consultants Network meets monthly. Except when meeting jointly with other groups, the Consultants Network meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month. Meetings usually begin with informal networking from 6:00 to 6:30 p.m., followed by presentations from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. by experts in technology, marketing, sales, advertising, financial or legal needs of small businesses and special needs of consultants.