Research Rumble 2020

WhereOld Boys School, 139 St Georges Terrace, Perth
WhenMonday 30 March 2020 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

*****Please note that due to advice on COVID-19 the 2020 Research Rumble has been postponed. We are disappointed this has been necessary, but hope to reschedule the Research Rumble presentation later in the year*****

The Bankwest Curtin Economics Centre (BCEC), as part of Curtin University’s Research Rumble, is proud to present a lunch presentation on ‘Barriers and Opportunities: The Future of Women in STEM in Australia, examining the challenges for women studying and working in STEM and looking to the policy settings and responses needed to overcome these.

Join us for a presentation by Dr Sherry Bawa, Curtin University Senior Lecturer and Professor Michael Dockery, BCEC Principal Research Fellow, followed by a panel discussion led by Tania Cecconi, Executive Officer, CEOs for Gender Equity, with panel members Susan Kreemer Pickford, General Manager Engineers Australia WA; Jo Ward, Athena Swan Lead, Curtin University and Peter Bennett, CEO, Clough.

Date:   Monday 30 March 2020

Time:  12:00pm – 1:00pm   

Venue:  Old Boys School, 139 St Georges Terrace, Perth

Cost:  This is a free event, but RSVP’s are essential as places are limited for catering purposes.


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About Research Rumble 

Research Rumble is a showcase of innovation and impact, and a celebration of Curtin’s research capabilities across many disciplines. Discover Curtin research through the lens of Transformation – explore game-changing solutions to global challenges, technology morphed into new applications, and society transformed through innovation. We’re bringing Curtin’s research to the world, inviting you to learn from our ideas, meet our researchers and see how our expertise can help you with your next big challenge.