Women in IES Workshop of ETFA 2021

This event is to foster the women involvement in scientific and technical activities, but it is not intended for women only. Professionals and students, independently of the gender, are welcome to network in a relaxed atmosphere.

Click here to get the PDF version of the program with speaker bios.


Tuesday, September 7, 2021

13.30-13.40 Welcome and Introduction to the Women in IES initiative

Prof. Lucia Lo Bello, University of Catania, Italy, IES representative for Women in Engineering

13.40-14.00: Invited Speech

Professor Silvia Mastellone, University of Applied Science Northwestern Switzerland Title: “power conversion and energy systems – the spicy design is done by female” Chair: Regina Roos

14.00-14.20: Invited Speech

Dr. Dr Debora Santo, Typhoon-HIL , Serbia
Title: “How to fit in as a non-engineer woman into engineer fields” Chair: Regina Roos

14.20-14.40 Invited Speech

Julia Moeller, SAP . Germany
Title: “From Oilfield to IT – life as a woman in Engineering” Chair: Regina Roos

14.40-15.00 Invited Speech

Elin Svanström, Electrification Hub, Sweden
Title: “accelerating sustainability innovations through co-creation and collaboration” Chair: Jessica Bruch

15.00-15.15 break

15.15-15.35 Invited Speech

Dr. Regina Roos, Typhoon-HIL GmbH
Title: “Culture eats Strategy for breakfast and female leadership is the spice for lunch” Chair: Jessica Bruch

15.35-15.55 Invited Speech

Dhanashree Ganeshpure, the Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands Title: “Impact of culture on women’s participation in Engineering”
Chair: Jessica Bruch

15.55-16.00: Closing

Event registration

If you are not registered for ETFA 2021, but you wish to attend the Women in IES Workshop, please register by sending an email to the Contact person indicated in the linked PDF.