Equality Week 2019 Athena SWAN's President Symposium on Gender Equality and lntersectionality
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Aula Maxima, UCC Main Campus
8th March 2019
Symposium to be held in the Aula Maxima, UCC
The Symposium aims to provide participants with an overview of ongoing debates in the fields of women's and gender studies, deepening their awareness of issues of gender equality and intersectionality, as well as their competences on the role played by higher education in fostering gender equality and diversity at a societal level.
Friday March 8th
6 p.m. President to open symposium with invited keynote speaker (Pat O'Connor, UL) plus award of Equality Award 2019 to UCC Alumna.
Saturday March 9th
9:30 Opening of symposium with brief address of welcome
9:45-11:00 Roundtable discussion with MAWS founders and alumni about the programme and its applicability, academic contribution to gender equality and the changing landscape of gender equality since the inception of the course
COFFEE - 15 minutes
11:15-13:00 Workshop on Ethnicity/Gender lntersectionality facilitated by Advance HE (Clare Pavitt from Advance HE coordinating this segment)
LUNCH - 60 minutes
2:00-4:00 Keynote (Maggie O'Neill, Sociology, UCC) with panel discussion "Perspectives on intersectionality and gender equality"
Date: Friday 8th March at 6pm to Saturday 9th March 4pm
Venue: Aula Maxima, UCC, Main Campus
Fees and Costs
No attendance fee