The Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture is organising the event “Research and Innovation Excellence through gender equality: New pathways and challenges”. It will take place in Helsinki, Finland on 23-24 October 2019. The event is part of the Finnish Presidency of the European Union and funded by the European Commission.
The aim is to discuss and plan the next steps for the advancement of gender equality in research and innovation, and to contribute to the ongoing Horizon Europe planning process. The themes include: structural and institutional change in R&I; intersectionality or the broader concept of equality in R&I; gender equality in digitalisation; as well as artificial intelligence and women in innovation.
The event registration is open and attendance is free of charge.