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International Women in Engineering Day Flash Talks Event & Afternoon Tea

Location

Thom Building, Room LR1 and 8th Floor

Date & Time

Thursday 23 Jun 2022 13:30 - Thursday 23 Jun 2022 16:00

Book your place now at the INWED 2021 Flash Talks Event & Afternoon Tea Networking!

In celebration of the International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) under the theme "Inventors and Innovators", the Women in Engineering Network is hosting a Flash Talk event with both Oxford alumni and current Oxford women from across multiple engineering disciplines. This year, we will be celebrating the amazing work that women engineers in Oxford are doing. We are inviting our best and brightest, who recognize a problem, and then dare to be part of the solution. These spectacular women will be sharing their research and inspirational working stories with you in an engaging and informative way covering various engineering topics. This event will provide you with an opportunity to network with our guest speakers as well as other inspirational women who are researching and working in various engineering disciplines.

The Flash Talks will be followed by an Afternoon Tea Networking from 15:00-16:00 on the 8th Floor.

**Note: This event is free and open to all members of the Department of Engineering Science.

List of Flash Talks Speakers:

  • Prof. Janet Pierrehumbert, Oxford e-Research Centre
  • Prof. Barbara Rossi, Sustainable Metal Structures Research Group
  • Dr. Huiqi (Yvonne) Lu, Institute of Biomedical Engineering
  • Manuela Sisti, Oxford Thermofluids Institute
  • Naomi Mburu, Oxford Thermofluids Institute
  • Carla Fuentes Lopez, Head of Market Access at OxVent (Spinout company)

Clockwise from top left: Naomi Mburu, Manuela Sisti (Copyright - Ian Wallman), Huiqi (Yvonne) Lu, Carla Fuentes Lopez, Barbara Rossi

WiE INWED22 Celebration Program:

13:20 – 13:30: Registration and Welcome (LR1, Thom Building)

13:30 – 13:35: Welcome by WiE President

13:35 – 14:55: Flash Talks

14:55 – 15:00: Conclusion of Flash Talks and moving to 8th Floor

15:00 – 16:00: Afternoon Tea Networking (8th Floor, Thom Building)

16:00: End of INWED Celebration