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Poughkeepsie Chapter of the Association For Computing Machinery aaa ccccccc mmmmm mmmmm a a cc cc mm mm mm mm aa aa cc c mm mm mm mm aaaaaaaaa cc mm mmm mm aa aa cc c mm m mm MEETING NOTICE aa aa cc cc mm mm aa aa cccccccc mm mm D - R - A - F - T Program: Women: The First Programmers Speaker: Jane Bartik, JaneBartik@yahoo.com About the Topic Jean Bartik was one of the six original programmers, all women, on the ENIAC which launched the modern computer industry. Toward the end of her life she came to Poughkeespie to be close to her daughter, Jane Bartik. (See NY Times obituary on April 7, 2011, at http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/08/business/08bartik.html?_r=0.) Her daughter, Jane, will recall her mother's stories of that "technical Camelot" time. About the speaker Jane Bartik is a Senior Engineer in IBM’s Systems and Technology Group where she does hardware performance analysis of IBM’s mainframe systems. She is a 30+ year resident of Dutchess County. When: 7:30 pm, Monday, April 21, 2014 Where: Presentation Room (2d floor, Rm 2023) Hancock Center, Marist College Directions: Building 15 on the map at www.marist.edu/welcome/map.html Parking: You can park at black dot Number 27 on the map at www.marist.edu/welcome/map.html or in the lot east of Route 9, southeast of the former Main Entrance. Cost: Free and open to the public Dinner: 6 pm, Palace Diner, 845.473.1576 Map and menu: www.thepalacediner.com All are welcome to join us for dinner. Coming up: May 19 Dr. David M. Clark Quantum Theoretic Reality: the EPR Experiment We thank Marist College for hosting the chapter's meetings. Refreshments are served after the meeting. For further information, email collier@acm.org or call 845.522.1971. P - L - E - A - S - E P - O - S - T

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