How do women transform technologies? A Round Table Discussion

Dear all,

Gender PROMINT, IPODI and the Chair of Innovation Economics invite you to the round table discussion on

How do women transform technology?

Women definitely contribute to the processes of knowledge creation, application and dissemination. Gender equity is n a key issue for the achievement of better results in science and technology, especially in what regards innovation.

The aim of this round table is to discuss in epistemological terms and through case studies HOW gendered perspectives may challenge, change and contribute to technology and innovation. It will be shown some perspectives in theory and practice about the potential and actual contribution of women to the scientific research and technical design, in private and public sectors, in market and non-market organizations and in the society in general.

Date 11th July 2018, Wednesday, 16.00 – 18.00 pm.

Place: TUB main building, room 3005

Guest speakers:

o   Prof. Petra Lucht (Gender in MINT/  Feminist STS, TUB);

o   Ms. Maria Cristina Marolda (former European Comission).

o   Dr. Sigrid Schmitz (HU Berlin – University Graz);

This is an open event. Please share this message with more people.

Confirmation is not needed, but let us know in case you need childcare during the event.

 

See also:

womentransformtechnologies

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