Events Calendar

IRB Barcelona

6 April 2009, 10:00 - 14:00
Towards Gender Balance
Aula Felix Serratosa
Parc Científic de Barcelona
c/ Baldiri Reixac, 10

Invited speakers from research and science politics will talk about their career paths and their experiences on working in different scientific areas. The international conference is aimed at university undergraduate and postgraduate students and scientists from all levels.




10:00 Welcoming Address and Introduction to SET-Routes
Dr. Philipp Gebhardt, SET-Routes Programme Administrator
10:20 Women Scientists in Spain: Progress is slower in Universities than in CSIC
Professor Flora de Pablo, SET-Routes University Ambassador
Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas, Madrid
10:55 Las Politicas de igualdad en los ambitos de saber
(The politics of equality in fields of knowledge)

Dr. Soledad Murillo de la Vega, Ex-Secretaria General de Políticas de Igualdad
Facultad de Ciencias Sociales, Universidad de Salamanca
11:30 Coffee break
11:45-13:30 Round Table: Towards Gender Balance
  • Chair: Professor Montserrat Pagès, SET-Routes University Ambassador, Departament Genetica Molecular, IBMB-CSIC, Barcelona
  • Professor Joan J. Guinovart, Director Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona)
  • Professor Claudina Rodrigues-Pousada, SET-Routes University Ambassador, Genomics and Stress Laboratory, ITQB, Portugal
  • Dr. Sofia Araujo, Research Associate, Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona)
  Questions from the audience
13:30-14:00 Networking Reception with fingerfood and drinks