X Iberoamerican Optics Meeting / XIII Latinamerican Meeting on Optics, Lasers and Applications/Mexican Optics and Photonics Meeting
Cancún, México

September 23 - 27

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OSA: Stop the discrimination


OSA is calling for a major shift in culture among academic and research communities to stop harassment and to foster respect and inclusion.

La Red Iberoamericana de Óptica and Academia Mexicana de Óptica support OSA Anti-harassment Policy and Code of Conduct: https://www.osa.org/en-us/meetings/code_of_conduct/

Please attend the Panel of Discussion on the participation of Women in the field of Optics and Photonics sponsored by OSA:

Thursday 26, September 2019 at 12 pm.
Invited participants:

Ursula Gibson
Norwegian University of Science and Technology

María Sagrario Millán
Facultad de Óptica y Optometría, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, España

Who will participate in the following topics:

  • Given the constant demand of today's society on more spaces for inclusion and visibility for women in all areas. What do you consider is being done from the world of science and technology to promote these spaces in their countries?
  • Personal experience as a Woman in the field of Optics and Photonics

Kari Apter
Senior Director, Research & Program Development The Optical Society (OSA)

Krisinda Plenkovich
Director for Education and Community Services International Society for Optics and Photonics (SPIE)

María Josefa Yzuel Giménez
Autonomous University of Barcelona

Who will presenter different aspects of the inclusivity/diversity efforts and the OSA/SPIE survey

Presenter:
Paulina Segovia Olvera, Centro de Investigación Científica y de Educación Superior de Ensenada, B. C. México

Co-Chairs:
Rosario Porras-Aguilar, Department of Physics & Optical Sciences, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, USA
Amalia Martínez-García, Centro de Investigaciones en Óptica, México