Role of Self Empowerment in Technical Leadership-IEEE WIE DAY 2023

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Topic :Make your Voice Heard: Role of Self Empowerment in Technical Leadership.


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  • Date: 29 Jun 2023
  • Time: 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM
  • All times are (UTC+05:30) Chennai
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  • Starts 24 June 2023 12:11 PM
  • Ends 28 June 2023 12:11 PM
  • All times are (UTC+05:30) Chennai
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Dr.Ramalatha Marimuthu

Dr Ramalatha Marimuthu, is an educator, entrepreneur and IEEE Impact Creator with passion towards Humanitarian Technology and Service Learning through Projects. She has vast experience in motivating and training the students on skill development and peer networking. She also guides the students in developing unique solutions for social problems like inclusiveness and accessibility in day-to-day life for people with special needs. 
She has delivered lectures on assistive technology in universities and conferences all over the world and in Google, Mountainview and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland. Her areas of interest are assistive technology, women empowerment and effective education. She is the founder and General Chair of Youth Endeavours in Social Innovations through Science and Technology (YESIST12), an international talent show, covering more than 20 countries all over the world and encouraging students and young professionals to innovate for the benefit of humanity. Her passion for women empowerment has conceptualized into the International Returning Mothers Conference for which she is the Founder Chair. 
Based on her work to improve the quality of life for the rural society she was awarded the “IEEE MGA Achievement Award”, 2008 and the “Life Time Achiever Award” by the Lions Club International, 2009 and the Mentor award by the Secretariate for the Disabled, the Government of Tamil nadu in 2009, IEEE MGA Leadership Award 2012 and Anita Borg Institute (ABI) Change Agent award 2012. She was awarded the “Systers Pass it on Award 2014” by the Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology. She also won the “WIE Inspiring Member of the Year Award 2016” from IEEE Women in Engineering Committee. She became a IEEE Computer Society Golden Core Member in 2020. She received the 2021 Larry K Wilson Transnational Award for the conceptualization of IEEE YESIST12.