Get to Know Jill Gostin

“I didn’t know much about it, but I knew it involved computers.” That’s what stuck out in my mind when I asked her how she had first become interested in computers, and she told the story of seeing computer punch cards for the first time.

Today, Jill is a Principal Research Scientist and the Deputy Director of the Information and Communications Laboratory at the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) and is currently on the Society’s Board of Governors and the Membership and Geographic Activities Board as the Vice Chair for Geographic Activities. In 2016, Jill won the Georgia Women in Technology (WIT) Woman of the Year award for the medium business category (251 to 2,500) employees.

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Last Chance to Vote in IEEE Computer Society Elections

If you haven’t done so already, please remember to vote in the 2017 IEEE Computer Society Elections. Voting ends on Monday, 25 September, at Noon ET. IEEE Computer Society members are eligible to vote for President, First Vice President, Second Vice President and Board of Governors. Click here for bios and position statements for each candidate and to access your ballot. Continue…

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