GENOVATE Final Conference Brussels

Published: 31 Mar 2016

This conference will be held on 2nd and 3rd November 2016

Conference Theme: Toward 2020: Learning from GENOVATE’s implementation of Organizational Change for Gender Equality in research and innovation

The aim of this conference is to showcase learning from GENOVATE. In addition to the overarching theme and streams, each partner will explore an array of topics covered within GENOVATE work packages and related areas. Members of the consortium will share experiences of learning from the GENOVATE action plans presenting their action implementation activities and results. The conference will also highlight GENOVATE outputs, including recommendations and suggestions from the GENOVATE Project. This conference will be an opportunity to present GENOVATE tools for implementing gender equality in research and innovation; their impact in transforming organisational culture; and for promoting excellence in research and innovation. Representatives from other gender projects; politicians/governmental representatives; and head of research institutions/research council representatives/HE equality body representatives, will be invited to participate in a round table discussion on integrating gender and diversity in research and innovation, and culture change as a sustainable policy effort.