Talks and networks Talks and networks

Supporting female professionals in ICT and research:

  • PYladiesBCN
  • Gender and Technology by Civic Lab Barcelona
    • We support this effort by Civic Lab Barcelona, OuiShare and Autentika to run initiatives based on Civic Tech related to the fight to reduce the digital gender gap and break the glass ceiling that makes it difficult for women in technology
    • 08/11/2016: Launch of the program at MOB
    • 17/01/2017: Gender & Wikipedia. UPF, Campus de la Comunicació, room 52.023. 17:00h - 21:00h. Talk by David Laniado & Viquimarató. Organised with ViquidonesUPF group.
    • 11/02/2017: Girls and Technology International Day
  • Women in Music Information Retrieval (WIMIR). Some highlights on this group
    • Mentoring program
    • Study of Women in MIR - Hu, X., Choi, K., Lee, J. H., Laplante, A., Hao, Y., Cunningham, S. J., Downie, J. S. (2016). WiMIR: An Informetric Study on Women Authors in ISMIR. In Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR).
  • Gender-related seminars and talks
    • 14/11/2016: Gender and Science by Gender & Science Journal CLub. PhD seminars.
    • 24/10/2016: Research, RMIT and Realities. Angela Dobele. Deputy Head (Research & Innovation), School Economics and Marketing, RMIT, and creator of "Women and Research Newsletter" (abstract and details here)

  • Science and Gender Journal Club

Video: Remedying the (still too) slow advancement of womenV. Valian. Dept. of Psychology - Hunter College & CUNY Graduate Center (9 May 2016)