Category name: Events

Lectures

"Gender in practice: the user’s guide"

Date & time: Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 11:30
Dr. Zeev Lehrer

Dr. Zeev Lehrer presents a different, practical point of view on the confluence between gender and organizations.  Suspending questions of justice, responsibility and blame, Lehrer supplies simple and practical tools to manage and solve real gender problems in real life situations.

Social psychologist and sociologist , lecturer at the Gender Studies program at Tel Aviv university and the Peres Academic Center. A well known expert and consultant in the field of gender in organization.

Afternoon sessions - Weizmann Women and Science award 2017

Date & time: Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 14:30
Prof. Naomi Halas and Prof. Dr. Ursula Keller

14:30 - 15:00 “The challenges of gender equity in science and engineering: a US perspective"
Prof. Naomi Halas, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rice University, Houston, TX, USA


15:00 - 15:30 "Gender situation at ETH ZUrich - statistics and special measures"
Prof. Dr. Ursula Keller, Department of Physics, ETH, ZUrich, Switzerland

15:30 – 16:30 Coee break and round-table discussion | Koshland meeting room and Botnar Auditorium

 

For more information: Event poster

 

 

 

Weizmann Women and Science 2017 Award Ceremony

Date & time: Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 10:15
Prof. Naomi Halas and Prof. Dr. Ursula Keller

Prof. Naomi Halas, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rice University, Houston, TX, USA.

“Merging light with nanoparticles: artificial molecules, photocatalysis, cancer therapy, and solar steam”

 

Prof. Dr. Ursula Keller, Department f Physics, ETH, ZÜrich, Switzerland.

"A passion for ultrafast lasers: from frequency combs to attosecond pulses”

 

For more information; Event poster

 

"Glass Ceiling and Power Inequality in Social Network"

Date & time: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 11:00
Prof. David Peleg
Dean, Mathematics and Computer Science faculty

יום האישה- הגב' דורית ביניש, נשיאת בית המשפט העליון, בדימוס

תאריך ושעה שלישי, מרץ 14, 2017 - 11:00
תפקידו של בית המשפט העליון בין מוסדות השלטון
הגב' דורית ביניש, נשיאת בית המשפט העליון (בדימוס)

Weizmann Women and Science Award 2015 – Prof. Barbara Liskov

Date & time: Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 11:00
“The Power of abstraction“
Prof. Barbara Liskov
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

יום האישה- העיתונאית ד"ר אילנה דיין

תאריך ושעה ראשון, מרץ 13, 2016 - 10:45
דילמות של עיתונאית חוקרת: על הרגעים שמאחורי הקלעים, על האישי והמקצועי, על עיתונות וטלוויזיה

יום האישה

תאריך ושעה ראשון, מרץ 13, 2016 - 09:00

ד״ר אילנה דיין

"דילמות של עיתונאית חוקרת: על הרגעים שמאחורי הקלעים, על האישי והמקצועי, על עיתונות וטלוויזיה"

Janaury 6, 2016

Date & time: Wednesday, January 6, 2016 - 09:00

הרצאה מיוחדת בעברית "אתגר המגדר" באקדמיה

פרופ' אורנה קופרמן, האוניברסיטה העברית

הפקולטה למתמטיקה ולמדעי הטבע, ביה"ס להנסדה ומדעי המחשב

סגנית רקטור האוניברסיטה העברית

Women’s Day

Date & time: Sunday, May 31, 2015 - 07:00

Lecture given by Ms. Maxine Fassberg, Intel CEO

“Tension between the sexes”

Date & time: Monday, May 4, 2015 - 06:00

Sexual harassment is, unfortunately, extremely prevalent in the world of science. The grey area of sexual harassment can be even more widespread, including within our own working environment.
This workshop provides tools to better handle and understand situations such as:

  • Inappropriate behavior at work, conferences, and other international meetings
  • Associated cultural differences and where to draw the line
  • What can be done to prevent inappropriate behavior and what to do once it happens

גב' מקסין פרסברג - מנכ"לית חברת אינטל ישראל וסגנית נשיא אינטל העולמית - Women's day

תאריך ושעה חמישי, מרץ 19, 2015 - 11:00
"גיוון תעסוקתי באינטל"

“Preparing women for balancing their first child with academia”

Date & time: Sunday, March 15, 2015 - 07:30

Organized by Nirit Dudovitch, Maya Schuldiner, Michal Sharon and Orit Viterbo, the Weizmann Institute's social worker

link to article

Academic recruitments: Considerations and best practices addressing unconscious bias

Date & time: Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 10:00
Dr. Yael Levitte

“Academic recruitments: Considerations and best practices addressing unconscious bias”

Date & time: Thursday, December 25, 2014 - 08:00

Dr. Yael Levite, Associate Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity, Cornell University

Empowering Women Leaders: From Politics and Political Science to Science

Date & time: Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 11:00
Prof. Sylvia Bashevkin
Department of Political Science University of Toronto
Date & time: Thursday, January 1, 1970 - 02:00

A day before, on September 18, 2016 the Young Female Leaders in Science (YFLIS) follow up workshop for the participants of the 2nd Annual YFLIS Workshop, 2015 took place. Click here to view more photos.