Biennal Ciutat i Ciència 2021: #100tífiques Meet-up

Event Details

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  • Venue: Parc Cientific de Barcelona
  • Address: Baldiri Reixac 4-8, Tower I, Floor 11, 08028 Barcelona
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BIST is participating in the Biennal Ciutat i Ciència organising, along with the Fundació Catalana per a la Recerca i la Innovació (FCRI), a second edition this year of the #100tífiques Meet-up, now face-to-face. The purpose of the event is to recognise the work done by women scientists and to promote networking.

The event will be inaugurated by Mayor Ada Colau, and will include a keynote speech and  a round table on the topic of how to promote personal, institutional, and social changes for increasing the influence of women in science and society. The meet-up will be held at the Auditorium of the Parc Científic de Barcelona (PCB) and can be follow by streaming.


12:30 h Arrival of Ada Colau, Mayor of Barcelona and family photo (outdoor courtyard of the PCB)
13:00 h [Streaming starts]

Welcome speeches from the Mayor of Barcelona and the organising entities, BIST and FCRI. Acknowledgment from the Barcelona Education Consortium.

13:15 h The Rules of the Game: Patents vs. Open Source, by Anna N. Schlegel, Vice President of Procore Technologies’ Department of Product, International Market and Globalization
13:25 h Round table: How to expand the influence of women in science

  • Our capabilities, by Gina Aran, CEO at Inginium, lecturer and academic director at ESADE
  • The responsibilities of organizations, by

Mònica Roca, president of the Barcelona Chamber of Commerce and founder and CEO of the isardSAT group

Anke KleffSenior HR Development Officer at the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC)

  • Social Transformation, by Marina Garcés, philosopher, essayist and associate professor of Contemporary Philosophical and Scientific Thought at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC)
13:55 h – 14:00 h Closing remarks


Follow the meet-up by streaming from 13.00h