Networking meeting with ACM – Women India at the University of Calcutta

Networking meeting with ACM – Women India at the University of Calcutta

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On the 20th of March 2018, a networking meeting was organized by Prof. Rituparna Chaki, member of the Women Chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery, in conjunction with a study visit of Prof. Agostino Cortesi from UNIVE and in the framework of existing cooperation projects between UNIVE and the University of Calcutta. The target group was the ACM-W members and academic staff from Calcutta University. Goal of the meeting was the presentation of the EQUAL-IST project to disseminate the adoption of Gender Equality Plans in ICT Universities in India. Prof. Cortesi presented preliminary results of the EQUAL-IST project, the design and implementation of gender equality plans, the importance of promoting equality in ICT research.