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EPWS Newsletter May 2014

European Platform of Women Scientists NEWSLETTER, issue 35, May 2014 

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2 Message from the Vice-President 

2 EPWS Executive Committee and Board of Administration 

3 EPWS Seventh General Assembly 2014 Announcement 

4 EPWS Conference: “New Perspectives for Women Scientists’ Careers in Europe” 

5 Innovation Summit Fringe Session, March 2014 “Bridging the gender gap and accelerating innovative, sustainable growth” 

NEWS from EPWS and its Members: 

6 “Women and Science” Expert input session, Brussels, March 2014 

6 BASNET Forumas launched GEIRICA project, Vilnius 

7 STAGES Mid-term workshop: ‘Gender and Science –Advancements and resistances in fighting structural inequality’, Brussels, March 2014 

7 Call for input to a benchmarking report for the French Ministry of Higher Education and Research 

7 ICWIP 2014, Conference on Women in Physics, August 2014 

8 “Safeguarding European excellence” article in ‘International Innovation’ May 2014 


10 Subscriptions 

10 Notes from the Editor 

10 Contact details