Event 15.09.2021Time 12:15-13:30
Location Online

Are you interested in getting some insights on the current situation of women researchers and industry professionals involved in space activities, especially in terms of their achievements as
major contributors to the theme of the conference “Planet Health”?

Then join the WIA-E Rome Local Group special session “Women and Space” in the frame of X AIT (Italian Society of Remote Sensing) International Conference!

The Keynote Speech will be performed by three persons: Cristina Valente and Annamaria Nassisi, leaders of the WIA-E Rome LG, and Alice Pellegrino, Coordinator of Gender Equality Research.

The role of women, and the challenges they face in this field and their responsibilities to others and to the next generations of women will be discussed Research with the invited panellists:

• Maria Fabrizia Buongiorno (INGV), EO Scientist and President eGEOS
• Elena Toson (T4i), PMI Professional
• Federica Angeletti (PhD, Aerospace Engineer), Young Researcher
• Fabio Santoni, Professor Aerospace System, La Sapienza “Dipartimento di Ingegneria Aereonautica, Elettrica ed Energetica”
• Paolo Marzioli, (PhD, Aerospace Engineer), Young Researcher
• Eva Hartai, ENGIE Project

The Panel will end with a Q&A session to give the audience the opportunity to interact with the panelists.

The online panel will take place on the 15th of September 2021, from 12:15 – 13:30 (CEST), in the frame of the X AIT International Conference hosted by the Italian Society of Remote Sensing. The event will be held in English.

Registration is free and open to non-members. You can book your place here.

We are looking forward to seeing you there!