Time: 20151006 - 16.30
Place: Kumpulan kampus, Exactum A111, Helsinki

Seminar: The Brilliance of Science – the Role of Women in International Science, 6 Oct 2015

The Finnish Academy of Science and Letters and the Embassy of Italy in Helsinki are organizing a joint seminar titled “The Brilliance of Science – the Role of Women in International Science”.

 

Confirmed speakers:

The keynote speaker is Dr. Fabiola Gianotti. In 2016, Gianotti will begin her work as the first female Director-General of CERN. Dr. Gianotti is especially known as the leader of the research group that discovered Higgs boson. Her keynote speech is titled “CERN: much more than fundamental research”.

Professor Angela Bracco, Università degli Studi di Milano and INFN MilanoThe approach and contribution of women to push for progress in science 

Academician of Science, Professor Irma Thesleff, University of Helsinki: Towards gender equality in Finnish top science

For more information on the seminar, please follow the link to the website of the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters.

The seminar is free of admission, no pre-registration required.