Women in Science & Engineering (WiSE) Summit 2011
The Australian National Commission for UNESCO, the Australian National Committee for UN Women and the Federation of Australian Scientific and Technological Societies are holding the Women in Science and Engineering Summit (WiSE) at Parliament House in Canberra on 11 April 2011.
The chosen theme for the summit is “Women and girls in science and technologies: increasing opportunities in education, research and employment”.
Organised by the Federation of Australian Science and Technology Societies (FASTS), Australia’s peak body in science and technology, the WiSE summit will be a unique opportunity to foster change in the participation of Australian women in science and engineering.
The Australian Research Council is sponsoring The Women in Science & Engineering (WiSE) Summit 2011, providing $5,500 (inc. GST) in sponsorship funding towards the event.
For more information visit the FASTS website.