Woman, Science and Technology Week

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The Spain Chapter of the IEEE Circuits and Systems, together with the Public University of Navarre’s Chair on Woman, Science and Technology, organizes several activities from October 7th to October 11th under the title of “Woman, Science and Technology”. The aim is to promote STEM careers among women, and to showcase relevant female role models in Science and Technology areas.

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  • Start time: 07 Oct 2019 07:00 PM
  • End time: 11 Oct 2019 09:00 PM
  • All times are (UTC+01:00) Madrid
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  • C/ Mayor, 2
  • Pamplona, Navarra
  • Spain
  • Building: Condestable Palace

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  • Co-sponsored by Chair on Woman, Science and Technology, UPNA




Monday 7/10/2019, 19:00 h. Condestable Palace (C/ Mayor, 2 – Pamplona)

Panel session: Women, Teaching and Research

Adela Muñoz Páez. Professor of Chemistry, University of Seville. Writer and President of the Andalusian AMIT node.

Carmen Sanmartín Grijalba. Chair, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Technology, University of Navarre.

Paula Noya López. Director of Technology Cooperation and Excellence, Aditech Corporation.

Ana Burusco Juandeaburre. General Director of Universities, Government of Navarre.

Moderator: Edurne Barrenechea Tartas. Vice-rector of Digital Development, Public University of Navarre.


Tuesday 8/10/2019, 19:00 h. Condestable Palace (C/ Mayor, 2 – Pamplona)

Panel session: Women and Entrepreneurship

Ana Monreal. Co-founder of iAR.

Maite Agüeros. Founder of InnoUp Farma.

María Sanz de Galdeano Arocena. Co-founder of Orbetec360 and CEIN Coordinator.

Miren Ausín Lecuna. Director of the Service of International Projection, Government of Navarre.

Moderator: Marisol Gómez. Founder of Movalsys and Professor at the Public University of Navarre


Wednesday 9/10/2019, 19:00 h. Condestable Palace (C/ Mayor, 2 – Pamplona)

Panel session: Women and Biomedical Engineering

Maite Mendióroz Iriarte. Director of the NeuroEpigenetics Lab of Navarrabiomed.

Carmen Vidaurre Arbizu. Ramón y Cajal researcher, Public University of Navarre.

Gloria González Aseguinolaga. Program Director of Gene Therapy at CIMA.

Moderator: Alicia Martínez Ramírez. Professor with Public University of Navarre and Sales Manager with Movalsys.


Thursday 10/10/2019, 19:00 h. Condestable Palace (C/ Mayor, 2 – Pamplona)

Panel session: Women and Renewable Energy

Ana Goyén Pérez. Director of Wind Energy Business Unit, Ingeteam Power Technology.

Marta Barreras Carracedo. Responsible of on-shore wind farms technology, Siemens Gamesa.

Isabel Carrilero Borbujo. Coordinator of NaVEAC Project, SODENA.

Eva Istúriz García. Managing Director, Navarre Institute for Gender Equality.

Moderator: Idoia San Martín Biurrun. Technical Secretary, Chair of Renewable Energy, Public University of Navarre.


Friday 11/10/2019. Library, Public University of Navarre. Campus Arrosadia.

16:00 h: Poster competition of female final degree projects from the Chair on Woman, Science and Technology.

17:00 h: RISAechers. Monologuist researchers from the University of Zaragoza

17:30 h: Awards ceremony of poster competition and winners of the contest “Yo quiero ser científica”.

18:00h: Panel session ”Women in the upcoming World”

Marta Macho Professor, UPV-EHU.

Mar Rubio. Professor and INARBE reearcher, Public University of Navarre.

Idoia Labayen. Professor and IS-FOOD reearcher, Public University of Navarre.

20:00h: Farewell party and music.