|International Summit on Women in STEM “Visualizing the Future: New Skylines” held in New Delhi|
International Summit on Women in STEM “Visualizing the Future: New Skylines” held in New Delhi
The Department of Biotechnology organized an International Summit on Women in STEM “Visualizing the Future: New Skylines” on 23rd and 24th January, 2020 at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi.
The Summit was organized with the overall aim to boost the participation of women in the STEM field for the development of scientific careers.
The aim was to showcase women in STEM successes as real-world examples of successful women scientists, doctors and engineers demonstrating the excitement of being in the STEM fields as well as the rewards associated with it.
Around 350 participants from different STEM fields across the globe participated in the event including scientists, socialists, entrepreneurs, researchers, teachers and students. Posters were presented by women scientists and students.
The summit provided a good platform for young students and researchers to interact and network with leaders in the field, to develop ideas and generate a future action plan for making careers in STEM fields.