3rd IEEE MY Women In Engineering (MY WIE) Congress

Event Description

Assalamualaikum and Salam Sejahtera,

 

Dear IEEE Fellow, Senior Members, Members, Graduate, and Student Members,

The IEEE Malaysia Section Women in Engineering (WIE) Affinity Group and the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, UTP, are proud to bring you the 3rd MY WIE Congress 2020 on the 18th December 2020, from 9.00 am to 12.00 noon via MS Teams.

The 3rd MY WIE Congress 2020 is a half-day program targeted for working women, especially in the field of science, engineering, and technology, and female undergraduate and postgraduate students, who will be stepping into the working world one day.

 

As we are all aware, throughout 2020, COVID-19 has been transforming the world in many ways. Hence, the theme chosen for the 3rd MY WIE Congress 2020 is “Women’s careers in the time of COVID-19” to shed light on how we should deal with this situation. It aims to inspire and motivate women to pursue and remain in the STEM field despite all the challenges.

 

Speakers:

1.     Prof. Elaine Wong, Associate Dean, Diversity and Inclusion, University of Melbourne

2.     Ms. Ezatul Effendee, Account Director IPTS2, TM ONE

3.     Assoc. Prof. Ts. Ir. Dr. Syuhaida Ismail, UTMKL

 

Program:

 Time

Event

9.00 am – 9.15 am

Welcoming Remarks by Assoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Rosmiwati Mohd Mokhtar, Chair, IEEE Malaysia Section Women in Engineering

9.15 am – 10.00 am

Minimising the Impact of Covid-19 on Academic and Professional Careers of Women by Prof. Dr. Elaine Wong, Associate Dean, Diversity and Inclusion, University of Melbourne.

10.00 am – 10.15 am

Break

10.15 am – 11.00 am

New Norm: Opportunities & Challenges by Ms. Ezatul Effendee, Account Director IPTS2, TM ONE

11.00 am – 11.45 am

STEM Supermom vs COVID-19: The Untold Stories by Assoc. Prof. Ts. Ir. Dr. Syuhaida Ismail, UTMKL

11.45 am – 12.00 noon

Closing

 

Admission is free, however, registration is required. To reserve your seat, please fill-up the online form below:

https://bit.ly/myWIECongress

 

The link to join the event will be given once the registration is made.

 

See you there! Thank you.

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