IUPAC Global Women's Breakfast at Aalto CHEM

Aalto University, School of Chemical Engineering


Dr. Kirsi Yliniemi


Kemistintie 1

Espoo, Uusimaa 02150



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Networking event with inspirational lectures by Prof. Jaana Vapaavuori (Multifunctional Materials Design Group) and Dr. Sandra Kaabel (Aalto CHEM Research Award 2022 winner), especially aimed for doctoral and post-doctoral researchers.
Pre-registering needed (by 7th Feb)
08:30 Breakfast serving and networking start
09:00 Prof. Jaana Vapaavuori: Career joys and challenges – navigating the gendered structures of STEM fields
09:10 Dr. Sandra Kaabel: A traveler’s log from a journey in research
09:20 More networking opportunities
10:00 Breakfast serving ends
Jaana Vapaavuori (Aalto University) leads Multifunctional Materials Design, established in 2019. She has received e.g. Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship (Canada) and ERC Starting grant of European Research Council.
Sandra Kaabel (Aalto University) works in Biohybrid Materials group as a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow in 2021, to apply environmentally friendly solid-state techniques to bio-based nanomaterial preparation.