SPECIAL EVENT: WOMEN IN PHOTONICS AND DIVERSITY DIMENSIONS IN RESEARCH
Michela Svaluto Moreolo, CTTC
Marija Furdek, Chalmers University of Technology
This year for the first time ONDM organizes a special event supported by the IEEE Photonics Society in the framework of IEEE Women in Photonics.
This event aims at promoting diversity and inclusion and it is open to anyone interested. It is organized as a workshop with inspiring talks on IEEE related programs, mentorship and leadership practices, as well as human resources strategies focusing on how to introduce the diversity dimensions and women engagement in research.
Attendees are invited to participate and join the discussion to explore the opportunities, share ideas, exchange viewpoints and experiences, stay connected with the community and enjoy the event.
Lidia Galdino, Associate Vice President of Women in Photonics, University College London, UK, “IEEE Photonics Society: Women in Photonics Initiative”
Marija Furdek, Assistant Professor, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, “How to Lead towards Diversity?”
Michela Svaluto Moreolo, Director of Quality Programs and Senior Researcher, CTTC, Spain, “Fostering Excellence and Diversity through Human Resources Strategy for Researchers”
Elaine Wong, Professor and Associate Dean (Diversity and Inclusion), Melbourne School of Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Australia, “Opportunities to increase female participation rates at all levels of seniority”
Jane Simmons, JOCN Editor in Chief, Founder, Monarch Network Architects, USA, “Paper Review from the Perspective of an Editor-in-Chief”
CLOSING SESSION AND AWARDS CEREMONY:
ONDM2020 will grant a Best Paper Award and a Best Student Paper Award for writing remarkable papers and making outstanding presentations at ONDM2020.