The project “Engenheiras Por Um Dia” will organise a webinar series entitled “Girls in Engineering and Technology” from February to May 2021. The webinars will start on 11th February and aim at basic and secondary school students.
Programme – 1st Session (11th February)
- 10:00 – Webinar “Girls’ Day in Science: Is Engineering considered Science?” (Video)
- Maria Helena Braga (professor and coordinator of the Department of Engineering Physics – Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto),
- Margarida Serra (Invited Assistant Professor at Nova School of Science and Technology and coordinator of iBET),
- Cláudia Soares (Invited Assistant Proifessor at Instituto Superior Técnico and researcher at Institute for Systems and Robotics – Lisbon).
- 14:30– Talk “A small step for Women … A giant leap for Mankind” (Video)
- Rosa Monteiro (Secretary of State for Citizenship and Equality),
- Ana Afonso and Sílvia Vicente (Astrophysicists),
- Vera Gomes (EU Policy Coordinator at Directorate for Defense Industry and Space),
- Andreia Nunes (Writer and researcher at CIES-IUL),
- Fernando Carvalho (Professor, writer and journalist),
- Ana Lorena (Editor).