W3 REPRESENTS: A Research Symposium

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 9:00 am - 6:15 pm EST (GMT -05:00)

Waterloo Women's Wednesdays (W3) is pleased to announce W3 REPRESENTS, an interdisciplinary research symposium taking place on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 (Reading Week). This unique event represents the research and ideas of University of Waterloo affiliated women-identified and non-binary faculty, staff, graduates and postdocs from a variety of disciplines. W3 REPRESENTS offers a full day of panels, posters, and socializing.

Itinerary

  • 8:30 - 9:00 am - Breakfast
  • 9:15 - 9:30 am - Welcome
  • 9:30 - 10:30 am - Panel: Mentoring, Gender and Academia
  • 10:45 - 11:45 am - Sessions 1 and 2 (concurrent)
  • 12:00 - 12:45 pm - Lunch
  • 12:45 - 1:20 pm - Poster presentations
  • 1:30 - 2:30 pm - Sessions 3 and 4 (concurrent)
  • 2:45 - 3:45 pm - Sessions 5 and 6 (concurrent)
  • 4:00 - 5:00 pm - Sessions 7 and 8 (concurrent)
  • 5:15 - 6:15 pm - Social hour

Please register by February 11, 2019.

This is event is sponsored by: Faculty Association of the University of Waterloo, University of Waterloo Staff Association, HeForShe IMPACT 10X10 Campaign, Women in Math (WiM), Department of Communication Arts, Department of English, Department of Philosophy, and Faculty of Applied Health Sciences.

About Waterloo Women's Wednesdays

W3(Waterloo Women's Wednesdays) is a monthly gathering of women and non-binary grad students, post-docs, staff and faculty. Typically held on the last Wednesday of each month, W3 offers a safe space to discuss issues, provides a place to present university research, and raises awareness about gender and sexuality at the university both as a workplace and as a place for intellectual engagement.