500 Women Scientists meeting @ DHd2017

A  “500 Women Scientistsnetworking meeting for women in DH took place at the DHd2017 conference in Bern, Switzerland.

DATE & TIME: Wednesday, 15. February 2017 — 12.30 to 14.30
LOCATION: Mensa Unitobler, Länggassstrasse / Lerchenweg 49, 3012 Bern

 

What’s happening there?

  • Vanessa Hannesschläger, researcher at the Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities, will give a short introduction to the 500 Women Scientists movement
  • Anne Baillot, managing editor of the Journal of the TEI and involved in the organisation of the March for Science Berlin, will share her experiences as a woman in science
  • Elisabeth Burr, President of EADH  and member of ADHO and DHd executive board, will share her thoughts on the topic
  • You will have plenty of time to meet other women scientists, connect, share ideas and network (and, of course, eat 🙂 )

What’s in it for you?

At this meeting, you will have the possibility to

  • Broaden your support network and meet new collaborators;
  • Connect with like-minded women scientists;
  • Share insights, ideas, concerns, and discuss how to contribute;
  • Strengthen and expand the 500 Women Scientists network.

THE MISSION OF 500 WOMEN SCIENTISTS IS TO PROMOTE A DIVERSE AND INCLUSIVE SCIENTIFIC COMMUNITY THAT BRINGS PROGRESSIVE SCIENCE-BASED SOLUTIONS TO LOCAL AND GLOBAL CHALLENGES.

TO ACHIEVE OUR MISSION WE:

  1. Empower women to grow to their full potential in science;
  2. Increase scientific literacy through public engagement;
  3. Advocate for science and equality.

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