Higher education

Inspiring women: Scaling up women’s entrepreneurship

  Panel discussion on 25 April titled "Inspiring women: Scaling up women's entrepreneurship". Chancellor Merkel discusses with Queen Máxima of the Netherlands, IWF director Christine Lagarde and Ivanka Trump, daughter and assistant to US president Donald Trump, how to promote female entrepreneurship on a larger scale around the world. Watch the Full Video "The G20 countries have set ...
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Bucharest University Sub-Forum of World Women University Presidents Forum

  The Bucharest University Sub-Forum, under the auspices of the World Women University Presidents Forum (WWUPF)/ Women Leadership Academy, to be held in Romania, Bucharest, June, 1-5, 2017. The Sub-Forum will be hosted by “Dimitrie Cantemir” Christian University and Communication University of China. The Sub-Forum theme is “Adaptability & Breakthrough:  University's Reform and Inno...
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She figures 2015 – Now Available in print and download

  Buy the Publication or Download here "She Figures 2015 investigates the level of progress made towards gender equality in research & innovation (R&I) in Europe. It is the main source of pan-European, comparable statistics on the representation of women and men amongst PhD graduates, researchers and academic decision-makers. The data also sheds light on differences in the experie...
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EPWS panel at the 9th European Conference on Gender Equality in Higher Education

    The French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), the Université Paris Diderot, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle- Paris 3 and the Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (USPC), with strong support from the French Ministry for National Education, Higher Education and Research, are inviting researchers, professors, administrators, policy-makers, practitioners and students to Paris...
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EPWS 2015 report to the French Ministry of Higher Education

  “Gender action plans in Higher Education institutions in several European countries" Claudine Hermann, Vice-President of EPWS. After a short introduction, pointing out that several countries do not have such Gender actions plans, this report lists the common points between Member States in this matter (a legal structure, a committee and an equal opportunity officer, gender-disaggre...
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Interview of the Month: Federal Conference of Gender Equality Officers in Higher Education in Germany BuKoF (9/2015)

Every month, EPWS presents the characteristics and activities of one Member Association. Read all the previous Interviews with our Members here   Our member for September 2015 is the Federal Conference of Gender Equality Officers in Higher Education in Germany BuKoF  For BuKoF, Marion Woelki, head of the Office for Equal Opportunities and Family Affairs of the University of Konstanz a...
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8th European Conference on Gender Equality in Higher Education, in Vienna

Conference Grants for Students and Pre-Doctoral Researchers From September 3rd -5th , 2014 the Vienna University of Technology invites researchers, university teachers, administrators, policy makers, practitioners and students to attend the 8th European Conference on Gender Equality in Higher Education. Working cultures, family & career, recruitment policies or international perspectives on ...
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8th European Conference on Gender Equality in Higher Education – Invitation Letter

September 3-5, 2014 Vienna, Austria"On behalf of the local Organizing Committee and the Scientific Committee, it is my great pleasure and honor to invite you to Austria for the 8th European Conference on Gender Equality in Higher Education. The European conferences on gender equality in higher education have since 1998 regularly brought together hundreds of gender equality practitioners, rese...
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Diversity: New Ways in Computer Science Education

Call for Papers Integration of Gender and Diversity in STEM-subjects in Higher Education Final Conference TU Berlin, November 21-22, 2013 Computer science as a relatively young subject has changed during the last decades like no other scientific discipline. And like hardly any other discipline its developments influence our daily lives. Starting out as an application-subject of math, com...
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