Judy van Biljon: "The Quest for Women’s Equality Is a Marathon, and Each One of Us Have a Lap to Run"

Judy van Biljon, the SARChI Chair in Information and Communication for Development (ICT4D), is one of Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership nominees.

Judy van Biljon was nominated for Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership Campaign, which celebrates women leaders in science, technology and innovation, by the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research in South Africa. She is a Professor of Information Systems and holds the National Research Foundation’s Chair in Information and Communication for Development hosted by the School of ... Read more

María Fernanda Cabrera: "Women Shouldn't Conform or Pretend to Be Somebody They're Not"

María Fernanda Cabrera, Innovation Director at the LifeSTech Research Group, is one of GenderSTI's #WomenInLeadership nominees.

María Fernanda Cabrera was nominated for Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership Campaign, which celebrates women leaders in science, technology and innovation, by the LifeSTech Research Group in Spain. She is the Innovation Director of the LifeSTech research group and an Associate Professor at the Telecommunications School at the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. Cabrera has been involved in ... Read more

Stefanie Lindstaedt: "As a Female Leader, You Have the Power to Make the Difference"

Stefanie Lindstaedt, CEO of Know-Center Graz, is one of Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership nominees.

Stefanie Lindstaedt was nominated for Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership Campaign, which celebrates women leaders in science, technology and innovation, by TU Graz in Austria. She is the CEO of Know-Center Graz, a leading European research center for Data-driven Business and Artificial Intelligence, and Director of the Institute for Interactive Systems and Data Science (ISDS) at the ... Read more

Hee-Young Paik: "We Need to Encourage Women to Go Into Leadership Positions"

Hee-Young Paik, board member of GISTeR in South Korea, is a nominee for Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership campaign.

Hee-Young Paik was nominated for Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership Campaign, which celebrates women leaders in science, technology and innovation, by Hallym University in South Korea. She is a board member of the Center for Gendered Innovations in Science and Technology Research (GISTeR) and a Professor Emeritus at Seoul National University in South Korea. Paik served as ... Read more

Jutta Treviranus: "Demand That the Rules Be Changed"

Jutta Treviranus, director and founder of the Inclusive Design Research Centre (IDRC), is one of Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership nominees.

Jutta Treviranus was nominated for Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership Campaign, which celebrates women leaders in science, technology and innovation, by Inmark Europa in Spain. She is the director and founder of the Inclusive Design Research Centre (IDRC) and professor at OCAD University in Toronto. Since 1980, she has been proactively intervening in emerging technical practices to ... Read more

Cristiani Vieira Machado: "Women Need to Believe in Their Potential"

Cristiani Vieira Machado, Vice-president of Education, Information and Communication at Fiocruz, is one of Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership nominees.

Cristiani Vieira Machado was nominated for Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership Campaign, which celebrates women leaders in science, technology and innovation, by the Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação in Portugal. She is the Vice-president of Education, Information and Communication at Fiocruz, the most important institution of science and technology in health in Latin America. At Fiocruz, Machado is ... Read more

Vikki Ho: "We All Have Something Worthy to Contribute"

Vikki Ho, Assistant Professor and Researcher at the University of Montreal and the Hospital Research Centre, is one of Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership nominees.

Vikki Ho was nominated for Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership Campaign, which celebrates women leaders in science, technology and innovation, by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research’s (CIHR) Institute of Gender and Health. She is an Assistant Professor and Researcher at the University of Montreal and the Hospital Research Centre. In addition, Ho holds the CIHR Chair ... Read more

Tamara Elzein: "We Need to Build Networks That Shed Light on Women's Achievements"

Tamara Elzein, director of research at the National Council for Scientific Research of Lebanon CNRS-L, is one of the nominees for Gender STI's #WomenInScience campaign.

Tamara Elzein was nominated for Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership Campaign, which celebrates women leaders in science, technology and innovation, by the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique’s Mission for the Place of Women. She is a Lebanese scientist in the field of material science and is currently the director of research at the National Council for ... Read more

Heisook Lee: "We Need to Collaborate Worldwide and Gather Collective Wisdom to Make Progress Towards Gender Equality"

Heisook Lee, President of the Center for Gendered Innovations in Science and Technology Research (GISTeR), is one of Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership nominees.

Heisook Lee was nominated for Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership Campaign, which celebrates women leaders in science, technology and innovation, by Hallym University in South Korea. She is the President of the Center for Gendered Innovations in Science and Technology Research (GISTeR) and a Professor Emeritus at Ewha Womans University in Seoul. She has devoted her career ... Read more

Hui Luo: "A Leader Is Not Built Within a Day"

Hui Luo, Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership nominee from the China Centre for International Science and Technology Exchange.

Hui Luo was nominated for Gender STI's #WomenInLeadership Campaign, which celebrates women leaders in science, technology and innovation, by the National Academy of Innovation Strategy in China. She is the Executive Director of the China Centre for International Science and Technology Exchange (CISTE) and the New Technology Development Center of the China Association for Science ... Read more