EQUAL-IST as SILVER SPONSOR of the STEMM Equality Congress 2018


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EQUAL-IST as SILVER SPONSOR of the STEMM Equality Congress 2018

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During the 11th and 12th of October 2018, the EQUAl-IST project has participated and has been the *SILVER Sponsor*  of the 2018 STEMM Equality Congress (STEMM – Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine), which took place in Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam in the Netherlands.

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From https://stemmequality.com/about/intro/: “The STEMM Equality Congress 2018 offers delegates an opportunity to hear from and interact with thought leaders in equality, diversity and inclusion strategy, policy and practice in STEMM worldwide.”

Preparation and presentation of the following posters:

“CrowdEquality – The Idea Crowdsourcing Platform facilitating co-design of tailored Gender Equality Plans” prepared by Elena Gorbacheva (see file “STEMM Equality Congress Poster CrowdEquality” and https://stemmequality.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/s38.pdf).

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“The EQUAL-IST Toolkit. Good practices and inspirational examples of gender equality actions in ICT/IST research institutions” prepared by Maria Sangiuliano (see file “STEMM Equality Congress Poster Toolkit” and https://stemmequality.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/s37.pdf).

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The EQUAL-IST project (“Gender Equality Plans for Information Sciences and Technology Research Institutions”) became the “Silver” sponsor of the 2018 STEMM Equality Congress (https://stemmequality.com/). Vasiliki Moumtzi (Vilabs), Dr. Maria Sangiuliano (University of Ca’ Foscari, Venezia, Italy), and Dr. Elena Gorbacheva (University of Muenster – ERCIS, Muenster, Germany) attended to the Congress. Posters about the CrowdEquality platform (https://stemmequality.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/s38.pdf) and the Toolkit (https://stemmequality.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/s37.pdf) developed within the EQUAL-IST project were prepared and presented at the Congress. Furthermore, Dr. Maria Sangiuliano presented the EQUAL-IST project and participated in one of the Congress panel sessions.