Insight Out 2018

Connecting women in science

Insight Out 2018, the network event for women in exact and natural science, took place on 27 September 2018. The programme consisted inspiring lectures, workshops and networking activities. More than 150 women in science gathered to share insights and experiences and connected with fellow researchers.

Programme

Anna Watts, Tinka Jacobs, Rietje van Dam-Mieras, Ans Hekkenberg - Photography: Elodie Burrillon | http://hucopix.comAnna Watts, Tinka Jacobs, Rietje van Dam-Mieras, Ans Hekkenberg - Photography: Elodie Burrillon | http://hucopix.com (Please click on photo to zoom in)

 

The programme consisted of personal stories and practical tips by our speakers Anna Watts (Associate Professor of Astrophysics at the University of Amsterdam), Tinka Jacobs (Reliability and Productivity System Engineer at ASML) and Rietje van Dam-Mieras (board member TKI BioBased Economy). Chair of the day was Ans Hekkenberg (editor at New Scientist).

 

Panel discussion

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During an interesting panel discussion chaired by Freeke Heijman (Ministry of Economic Affairs & QuTech) with Giulia Piccolo (Women@ASML), Christine Teelken (LNVH), Maaike Romijn (Naturalis and Birch consultants) and Olfa Jaibi (European Women in Mathematics Netherlands Chapter), topics such as women networks, the Queen-Bee-Phenomenon and bullying at work were discussed.

 

Workshops:

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Seven interesting workshops were selected to gain new insights and skills.

 

Mediatraining | Science on Air, with: Moniek Tromp
Why you should want to perform in the media

Theater workshop | Stralia
Scientists on stage

Consortium formation | Naturalis/Birch
Collaboration as a key to successful scientific work

Personal Branding | ElroyCOM Training
Scientific self-presentation: be visible, be remembered, get selected

Connecting women in science | ElroyCOM Training
Successful scientists use their networks well

Mindfulness | Maxximize Mindfulness
Mindfulness for professionals

Who’s the other one? | Mens in de Maak
Who’s the other one?
 

More information

Insight Out group picture - Photography: Elodie Burrillon | http://hucopix.comInsight Out group picture - Photography: Elodie Burrillon | http://hucopix.com (Please click on photo to zoom in)

 

Do you have questions or remarks? Do you want to stay up-to-date about the next edition? Then please get in touch via insightout@nwo.nl.