Welcome Event

Next welcome event

Date: November 2020

Past welcome events

 

Our 2019 welcome event took place on 18 November. Dr. Lydia Nemec shared with us her career path and how did she became a senior Data Scientist. We also had an workshop in a "World Cafe" style, there were 6 table of discussions, each with one theme around the topic "success in the career". We also shared information about the IFF and had great conversations.

 

Thanks to everyone for coming! Find the complete slides here.

 

Our 2018 welcome event took place on 6 November. Theresa Best told us her inspirational history of why she chooses to be a role model. From gender-specific education of children to the current statistics of women in technology, they gave us the inspiration and explained that we can change the world with small steps. So you shared with us read and who inspires. We shared information about the IFF and had great conversations.

 

Thanks to everyone for coming! Find the complete slides here .

 

About 80 women and men from in and around the department came together on October 26 to hear about the activities of the IFF, listen to our speaker and have conversations. Annette Leonhard-Macdonald spoke about her experiences during her PhD in Edinburgh and what it was like to found her own company afterwards.

 

Women and men from in and around the department of informatics came together on December 13 to hear about the activities of the Women in CS @ TUM, listen to our speakers and have conversations. Julia Eberl, Microsoft, and Susanne Pielawa, Software Engineering in Google, shared their stories and the challenges faced in the Industry.