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Hosted by the Asia Pacific Network, the following workshops are taking place online:

Dialogue Workshop: 7 May 2022 - 11 AM in Mongolian time (10 pm EDT/ EST)

Knowledge Sharing Workshop: 21 May 2022 - 11 AM in Mongolian time (10 pm EDT/ EST)

These webinars will both be held from 11 AM to 12:30 PM (10 pm – 11:30 pm EDT/ EST)

In addition, the Global Concluding Symposium will be taking place on 20 July 2022

Two webinars are being organized within the framework of a project on “Enhancing Research Culture Fund,” funded by The University of Warwick and led by the University’s Georgia Kremmyda, VP Conferences of INWES and Professor of Engineering.

The content of the webinars will be as follows:1) Current status of STEM research and innovation in your country, based on at least 10 years worth of statistics (over 20 years of statistics on the subject would be better)

2) Barriers to and opportunities for equitable and inclusive representation in STEM research and innovation.

Speakers at the first webinar:

“MyRA: Performance Indicators for the Advancement and Evolution of Malaysian STEM Research – A More Inclusive Approach”, Dr. Leong Wai Yie, The Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM), Malaysia

“Enhancing Research Culture in STEM Tertiary Education in India” Dr. Seema Singh, Women in Science and Engineers in India (WISE India), India

Overcoming the wall of "Unconscious bias”, Ms. Ryo Kimura, Japan Network of Women Engineers and Scientists (JNWES), Japan


Speakers at the second webinar:

Mongolia’s scientific journey in the past 100 years, Mrs. Hishigdulam Tumurbaataryn, Women in STEM, Mongolia

Raising STEM passion for students, especially female students, Dr. Le Minh Thang, Vietnam Association for Intellectual Women (VAFIW), Vietnam

Enhancing the research culture of Taiwan for Gender equality: “Wow~ This is so-called Gender in Science and Technology (GiST)”, Dr. Anya Maan-Yuh Lin, Taiwan Women in Science and Technology (TWIST), Taiwan