18/09 Which science? Prague conference on gender and science brings the answers

The 3rd National Conference on Gender and Science on the role of the state and research institutions called Which science? Fair science! will take place on Wednesday 22nd October 2014. The conference is organized by National Contact Centre for Gender & Science with the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic and will be held at its headquarters (Národní 3, Prague 1). Thematically, the conference will touch professional development of women, their representation of women in decision-making positions, gender aspects of scientific knowledge and the 2014 Milada Paulova Award ceremony in the field of civil engineering and architecture. The Conference will be held under the auspices of the Public Defender of Rights Anna Šabatová, Deputy Prime Minister for science, research and innovation Pavel Bělobrádek and the President of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic Jiří Drahoš.