Women in Engineering (WIE)

It is our pleasure to announce the 2019 Women in Engineering (WIE) event at the ANIMMA 2019 that will be held on Wednesday evening starting from 18:30.

The program this year will explore Equality and Diversity and present what large organizations are doing to tackle this timely subject. Workshops organization chair, Dr. Christelle Carette, will present the status of female researchers in the technical environment at the Aix-Marseille University. Presentations will follow on the situation of Women in science in Slovenia by Dr. Urša Opara Krašovec, who is a senior research fellow at Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana. She is also a member of Commission for equal opportunities – an autonomous expert body of the Ministry for Education, Science and Sport of the Republic of Slovenia, and a representative of this committee in ENRIO (European Network of Research Integrity Offices) network. Presentations will be followed by a discussion session.

A cocktail will be provided. Tickets will be available for collection at the conference registration desk and will be distributed on a first come first serve basis until exhaustion.

Dr. Cinzia Da Via
organiser of the Women in Engineering event
On behalf of the Program Committee