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3rd International conference for Women in science without borders movement/Network (WISWB) (Science diplomacy for Sustainable Development)

Published: Friday,24 Aug 2018 Author: Coebio

3rd International conference for Women in science without borders movement/Network (WISWB) (Science diplomacy for Sustainable Development)
12-14 March 2019, Egypt
(For males and females)
With Students` competition (Science for youth) & Training program on `Science diplomacy/science advice for future
perspectives, 10-11 March First Announcement



WISWB is delighted to invite all interested scientists, students,  entrepreneurs and organizations  from Egypt and world-wide whether males or females to participate in its annual meeting to present their cutting-edge research in all fields of STEM and related fields of social sciences. Specific interest will be drawn to sustainable development related fields. Abstracts should be submitted in 250 words with 250 words short biography via (
The conference is free but participants other than invited and some selected speakers are expected to handle their own expenses (travel expenses, accommodation). Selection will depend on excellence of presented abstract/research. Sessions will be dedicated to Africa (Africa for Africa). On 14th of March, special event will be organized titled (3rd conference for Arab women in science and technology).

2-Science Diplomacy & Advice for future perspectives training program(10 & 11 March)

Pre-conference training course will be provided for some selected young and mid-career scientists from conference participants (speakers or poster presenters; Egyptians or international ones from developing countries; males or females < 40). Fellowships may be provided upon selection.

In partnership with

3-Students` competition (WISWB young, science for youth)-for Egyptians

The competition will be open for teams (2-5 members) from all talented and innovative Egyptian students (with no PhD including high schools` students within age limit 17-30 years) in fields related to sustainable development as (water, food, energy, education, environment, health). Each team should submit 250 words abstract on its innovative work on only one topic of the above mentioned topics. Preference for selection will be given to solutions for real problems based ideas. The teams preferably may include males` and females` members. Submission at (

4-Survey on women in science case

General survey will be designed to be applied on the participants of the conference to share in better understanding for the case of women in science

For Further inquiries:
Deadline: 15 October 2018

Conference Committee:
Chair: Dr. Amal Amin-NRC
Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Ghada Amer-ASTF