Jennifer Widom, Stanford computer science professor, school of engineering dean, and MOOC pioneer, has traveled the globe offering free short-courses, workshops, and roundtables in the areas of big data, design thinking & collaborative problem-solving, and women in technology. She began the odyssey full-time during her 2016-17 sabbatical year and has continued since then on an occasional basis. Navigate the website to learn more about Professor Widom and her motivation for the endeavor, to see details about the courses and workshops offered, to locate course materials, social media, and participant feedback, and to find out how to be an institutional host.


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