By Simon Hettrick.
Some people have it easy when it comes to explaining what they do for a living to their kids: just ask a plumber or a vet. Alas this is not the case for many of us in the research software community, or for Scott Henwood, a lead software architect at the Canadian Network for the Advancement of Research, Industry and Education (CANARIE).
Carole Goble - one of the Institute's Co-Investigators - presented a technical talk on eScience at the womENcourage conference March 2014. If you'd like to hear more about this presentation, you can watch the video on the Official ACM YouTube channel.