Sendai WIE (Women in Engineering)

IEEE Sendai WIE (Women in engineering) is newly formed

Dear IEEE Sendai Section Members,

It is our great pleasure to announce that Sendai WIE (Women in engineering, Sendai) is newly formed under IEEE Sendai section.
WIE (Women in Engineering) is one of the groups under IEEE, earnestly working with the aim of supporting collaboration and activities of female engineers and researchers in the field of science and technology.
In Japan, WIE Sendai becomes the fourth WIE affinity group following WIE affinity groups under Japan Council, Sapporo section and Kansai section.

WIE Sendai will make efforts to continuously enhance the activities to fulfil your expectation.
Thank you for your sincere understanding and continued support.

IEEE Sendai WIE Kickoff Event "WIE(Women in Engineering) in TOHOKU"


■ Date/time: 29th September, 2017 (15:00-18:30)

■ Venue: Main building 1F, RIEC, Tohoku University
2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai

■ Program: 15:00-15:30  Opening Meeting

15:40-17:00  Panel Discussion

 ・Dr. Fumi Hirata Seto,
  Center for Gender Equality Promotion (TUMUG), Tohoku University
 ・Ms. Emi Yano, JC WIE Affinity Group Chair
 ・Dr. Akinori Nishihara, R10 Director Elect
 ・Prof. Basabi Chakraborty, Sendai WIE Chair
 ・Prof. Qiaowei Yuan, Sendai WIE Vice-Chair

17:15-18:30  Reception

■ Number of participation: 27

Interim Officers of Sendai WIE
 Chair: Basabi Chakraborty (Iwate Prefectural University)
 Vice-Chair: Qiaowei Yuan (National Institute of Technology, Sendai College)
 Secretary/Treasurer: Hitoshi Kikuchi (IEEE Sendai Section)