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Emakumeak Zientzian 2022 - Program presentation

Seventeen Basque organizations are jointly running a wide-ranging program in the 6th edition of Emakumeak Zientzian, which was presented this morning.

The 17 organizations involved in the 6th edition of Emakumeak Zientzian are a significant representative sample of the Basque Country’s science and technology base. This bringing together is the result of an Emakumeak zientzian ‘open-door’ initiative, which is aspiring to be a unifying force, and is convinced that we are better off as a result of adding. So in this 2022 edition, the organizing bodies of the Emakumeak Zientzian project are POLYMAT, CIC nanoGUNE, Donostia International Physics Center (DIPC), the Center for Materials Physics (CFM CSIC-UPV/EHU), CIC biomaGUNE, Biodonostia, Tecnun-School of Engineering, Ceit, Eureka! Zientzia Museoa, the Official Association of Industrial Engineers of Gipuzkoa, Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language (BCBL), Lortek, the Faculty of Informatics, the Faculty of Engineering –Gipuzkoa, and the Faculty of Chemistry of the UPV/EHU, Elhuyar, and the Gipuzkoa Science and Technology Park. 

Emakumeak Zientzian 2022 has the substantial support of the Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa and Fomento San Sebastián, as well as the collaboration of the following bodies and organizations: the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT), the Spanish Research Agency through the Severo Ochoa and María de Maeztu centers associated with the initiative, the Basque Film Library and the San Sebastian International Film Festival, and Aspegi (Association of Professional, Business and Managerial Women of Gipuzkoa).

The main objective of this initiative is to highlight the importance of achieving equal access and career development in the field of science and technology.