Museum Highlights

#WeToo: Insights from Silicon Valley Women in Tech

#WeToo: Insights from Silicon Valley Women in Tech

New series promotes conversation and positive change in celebration of Women's History Month

In recognition of Women’s History Month, the Exponential Center at CHM is launching a new series—Women’s Work: Perspectives on Gender in Tech, a collection of short videos and discussion guides that explore a variety of topics on women in tech, such as gender and job stereotypes, leadership, and unconscious bias.

Announcing the 2018 Fellow Award Honorees

Announcing the 2018 Fellow Award Honorees

Honoring the Past. Inspiring the Future.

On April 28, 2018, CHM will celebrate the accomplishments of its 2018 Fellow Award honorees: inventor of EPROM Dov Frohman-Bentchkowsky, software entrepreneur Dame Stephanie Shirley, and creator of the Python programming language Guido van Rossum. Presented by headline sponsor Accenture, with Dropbox, Intel, 1185 Design, Intuit, First Tech Credit Union, Microsoft, TidalScale, and UBS Financial Services.

Silicon Valley: The Heart of the Untold Story

Silicon Valley: The Heart of the Untold Story

CHM hosted a premiere event with Valley leaders featured in a new documentary Silicon Valley: The Untold Story: WhatsApp cofounder Jan Koum, technology entrepreneur Kim Polese, DFJ venture capitalist Heidi Roizen, and Apple cofounder Steve Wozniak. These entrepreneurs continue to reinvent themselves and embody perhaps the most enduring element of Silicon Valley—an insatiable curiosity.

Women, Gender, Sexuality, and Computing History

Women, Gender, Sexuality, and Computing History

Center for Software History Director David C. Brock recaps his CHM Live conversation with historian Marie Hicks and provides further insight into issues of gender and sexuality embedded within computer history, including, at times, the full erasure of women and others despite their essential roles within computing of the day.

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