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”.
Place: Helsinki, Kumpula Campus, Exactum A111, University of Helsinki
Time: 6 Oct, 2015 at 16:30
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 Milano: The 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.