IEEE Manav Rachna University Student Branch (SB) in association with IEEE Women in Engineering SB (WIE) organized a Panel Discussion on the topic “Global Landscape of Women In STEM”. This was organized as a part of a mega event IEEE WIE-Symposium 2021 which is further part of a 3-day long TechFest called “TECH KRANTI”.
There were 100+ participants and 150+ audience joined through the Facebook live stream.
Women innovators and leaders from different sectors and countries graced the occasion to portray the way to success.
Our panellists included Prof. Rachna Garg (Chair, IEEE DELHI SECTION); Prof. Prerna Gaur (DIRECTOR-NSUT East Campus, Treasurer India Council, Past Chair, IEEE DS); Prof. Celia Shahnaz (IEEE BANGLADESH Section); Dr. Sapna Ghambir (TREASURER, IEEE WIE-Delhi Section); Prof. Aishwarya Bandla (BIO ENGINEER, IEEE SINGAPORE SECTION); Ms. Glory Nalson (CHIEF AT XEBIA, TECH. STRATEGY OFFICER); and Ms. Akshita Sachdeva (CEO, Trestle Labs, Alumni CSE MRU).
All the panelists shared their experiences, valuable insights, and obstacles they overcame during their education and professional career as a woman in STEM.