Brigitte Mühlenbruch

Lunchtime Debate in the European Parliament on 6 September 2017

    At the invitation of Dr. Laima Andrikiene MEP, following an initiative of EPWS Board Member Prof. Dalia Šatkovskienė, the event gathered EPWS members and policy-makers on the theme “From Resolution to Realisation – The Impact of the European Parliament Resolution of 9.9.2015 on Women’s Careers in Science and University”. After a warm welcome by EPWS President Prof. Claud...
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Dr. Brigitte Mühlenbruch – EPWS Honorary President

In view of her merits in founding and running the European Platform of Women Scientists EPWS and in gratitude and appreciation of her achievements for the promotion of equal opportunities in science and research, the EPWS Board of Administration in August 2017 elected Dr. Brigitte Mühlenbruch as Honorary President of EPWS. Brigitte Mühlenbruch is the initiator of the European Platform of Wo...
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EPWS General Assembly 2017 elects new EPWS Board of Administration

The 11th EPWS General Assembly, hosted in the Royal Belgian Museum of Natural Sciences in Brussels on 5 September 2017, was attended by 30 members from 10 European countries and Armenia. According to schedule, the General Assembly elected a new EPWS Board of Administration (2017-2019).   The 11th EPWS General Assembly was hosted in the Royal Belgian Museum of Natural Sciences in Bru...
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EPWS President honoured with Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany

  EPWS President Dr. Brigitte Mühlenbruch has been honoured with the Order of Merit 1st Class of the Federal Republic of Germany in acknowledgement of her pioneering work in the promotion of women in science at national as well as European level. She received the Order of Merit by the German Federal President Joachim Gauck himself in Berlin on 6 October 2014 on the occasion of the ...
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International Innovation: an interview with Brigitte Muehlenbruch and Dora Groo

Dr. Brigitte Mühlenbruch, President of the European Platform of Women Scientists, and Dr. Dora Groo, President of the Association of Hungarian Women in Science and Board Member of EPWS, have recently been interviewed and profiled in the prestigious International Innovation journal. The publication is a leading resource for the wider scientific, technology and research communities.The interviews fo...
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Nature Journal – Women in Science

 Dear fellow women in science,The 7 March Nature is a special issue on Women In Science nature.com/women Please take a look, and, if you like what you see, let people know.We’re using the Twitter hashtag #Womeninscience Here’s a summary:WOMEN’S WORK A special section of Nature finds that there is still much to do to achieve gender equality in science. Science remains insti...
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Promoting Gender Equality in Science – International Conference in Vilnius

The international conference Promoting Gender Equality in Science was held in Vilnius on 20 of November 2012 The conference was organized by the BASNET Forumas association and aimed to discuss the measures of national policies in the frame of implementation of European gender mainstreaming policy in science. Among the invited speakers of the conference were the President of the prestigious Eu...
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EPWS Short Conference and General Assembly

The 6th General Assembly of the European Platform of Women Scientistswill take place at the Royal Observatory of Belgium, Ringlaan 3, 1180 Brussels27 September 2012 Programme14.00 Welcome to the Royal Observatory of BelgiumDr. R. Van der Linden, Director14.05 Welcome Address and Opening Remarks,Dr. Brigitte Mühlenbruch, EPWS President14.20 Greetings14.30 ”Gender Equality on the Way ...
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EPWS Debate in the European Parliament: proceedings and round-up

  “Towards a Gender Balanced Science Culture to Foster Innovation” hosted by Prof. Dr. Leonidas Donskis MEP European Parliament, Brussels, January 31, 2012, 11.00-14.00 "Towards a Gender-Balanced Science Culture to Foster Innovation" was the title under which the European Platform of Women Scientists EPWS organized a lunch debate in the European Parliament in Brussels on 31 January 2012...
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II International AMONET Meeting

AMONET – Portuguese Association of Women in Science – held its II International Meeting hosted by Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon on 12th and 13th October 2009 and attracted over 50 participants from various European countries as well as Brazil. The meeting provided comprehensive coverage to participants about the patterns of access by women to top management positions in higher educ...
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