Celebrating trailblazing women in science, research and innovation - 6 March
We are very fortunate in Ireland to have a rich talent pool of emerging leaders in the area of vision loss. To celebrate International Women’s Day 2020, Fighting Blindness is hosting a breakfast event celebrating trailblazing women working across science, research and innovation.
Date: Friday 6 March 2020
Time: 8.30am – 10.30am
Venue: AIB Corporate Finance, 10 Molesworth Place, Dublin 2
The theme, ‘From bench to boardroom, and beyond’, explores the different career paths our speakers have embarked upon and their on-going efforts to promote and facilitate research and innovation in Ireland.
Join us to hear from our panel of accomplished female leaders -
- Dr Abigail Ruth Freeman, Director of Science for Society, Science Foundation Ireland
- Eibhlin Mulroe, CEO, Cancer Trials Ireland
- Professor Jane Ohlmeyer, Chair, Irish Research Council
- Dr Victoria Brownlee, Programme Manager (Ireland), Athena SWAN
Registration and breakfast will start at 8.30am and the panel discussion will begin at 9am. Tickets are free but places are limited. The event is open to everyone, not just women!