VIDEO: ALKA JARVIS ON HER PASSION FOR QUALITY ASSURANCE & SOFTWARE TESTING

Silicon Valley-based Alka Jarvis works, teaches and writes about quality assurance and software testing. She is Cisco Distinguished Quality Engineer and has worked in the networking company for the past 25 years.

I sat down with Jarvis to find out her journey from Nairobi, Kenya to Silicon Valley and how she got started in quality assurance and software testing. We also spoke about the influence of Dr. Edward Deming, famous for underscoring the importance of quality of products in companies. Deming’s 14 points for management is an important contribution that helped improve the quality fo products in many companies, especially in Japan.

This interview with Jarvis is part of our Women in Science & Technology TV series sponsored by Zoho.

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VIDEO: FILM HISTORIAN PROF ANNETTE INSDORF’S INTERVIEW ON OAKLAND’S KTOP TV

Catch our interview with educator, author and film historian Dr. Annette Insdorf of Columbia University on Oakland’s KTOP TV on Friday, June 22, 2018 at 7.30 pm. The program airs on Comcast 10 and folks in Oakland, East Bay and even some parts of San Francisco.

We spoke with Dr. Insdorf  about her love for films and how she prepares for her regular in-person with famous filmmakers called Reel Places at 92Y in New York. She currently teaches  film history at Columbia University in New York and prior to that taught at Yale University. She has taught many well-known actors and filmmakers like Angela Bassett, Ed Norton, Rami Bahrani and others.

Every week you can catch our weekly TV show on KTOP, Comcast 10 in Oakland and East Bay in the San Francisco area.

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VIDEO: 13- PART SERIES ON WOMEN IN SCIENCE AND TECH IN Silicon Valley

Our 13-part TV series on Women in Science and Technology from Silicon Valley is currently airing on KCSM TV in San Francisco Bay Area. The series features scientists, entrepreneurs, engineers, rocket scientist and an astronomer, who share their journey and how they discovered their love for science and math.

Thank you to Genentech for sponsoring 7 episodes from our series on Women in Science and Technology in Silicon Valley.

If you live in the San Francisco Bay Area – you can watch series for the next few weeks on Sundays and Saturdays on KCSM TV on Comcast 17 and 717 and Direct TV 42.

13-part TV series on Women in Science and Tech from The Kamla Show

Women in Science & Tech in Silicon Valley

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