Conference

Conference Demographics

peopleA total of 98 intergenerational participants, women and men, both from academia and industry comprised members of three primary cohorts: those who have done research on women and science – scholars whose research emerged in the 1960’s; younger scholars who began their work in the 1990’s; graduate students in STEM fields. These participants represented institutions and companies and from Massachusetts plus 13 other states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and Sweden.



Sectors-of-Participants

Fields-of-Participants

Fields Represented at Working WISE Conference:

Engineering:

  • Electrical
  • Computer
  • Mechanical
  • Industrial
  • Materials Science
  • Biomedical
  • Human Factors
  • Manufacturing Systems
  • Nanotechnology
  • Plastics

Technology:

  • Computer Science
  • Information systems
  • Information security

Science/Medicine:


  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Genetics
  • Molecular Biology
  • Zoology
  • Toxicology
  • Epidemiology
  • Environmental Microbiology
  • Astrophysics
  • Psychiatry
  • Molecular Immunology
  • Neuroscience
  • Genetics

Social Science/Education:


  • Sociology
  • Political Science
  • Public Policy
  • Science Policy
  • History of Science
  • History of Technology
  • Socio-Cultural Anthropology
  • Health Education
  • Education
  • Health Administration
  • Economics
  • Psychology
  • Feminist Studies
  • Environmental Policy