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Diversity & Inclusion [PWIT Workshop Series powered by: SKY]

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Sky Technology Centre - Portugal

Rua Tomás da Fonseca. Torres de Lisboa. Torre E - 13º

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Join Portuguese Women in Tech for a roundtable on Diversity & Inclusion where we'll discuss the barriers and challenges women in tech face as well as solutions to ensure a diverse and vibrant tech sector.

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Anyone interested in joining the conversation about gender equality in tech.

About the speakers:

Mariana Moura Santos
Founder of Chicas Poderosas, a non-profit organization that aims to bring more women into technology, started in Latin America, back in 2013 while she was an ICFJ fellow. Today she runs it full time with her team and a board of directors, experts in the different areas of journalism, entrepreneurship, business, innovation and design thinking.

Ana Margarida Trigo

Industrial electronics and computers engineer, Ana Trigo soon realised the low number of women pursuing tech careers. In 2010 joined Women in Engineering affinity group of IEEE, the biggest association of technology worldwide with more than 400.000 members. She started researching gender issues as an hobby and as a result published 3 papers so far. She is part of Equal-IST European Project that aims to study gender in academic environments. As PhD student in Advanced Engineering Systems for Industry program she is researching on autonomous vehicles in the automotive industry.

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Rua Tomás da Fonseca. Torres de Lisboa. Torre E - 13º

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