FinDiP at Physics Days 2021

At Physics Days 2021 we are organising a Special Session on Diversity. If you’re attending Physics Days, be sure to join us on Wednesday 24th March at 13.30. Our special session is titled Boosting creative science through diversity and wellbeing.

We will first have a talk by Professor Tomas Brage [he/him] from Lund University, Sweden, titled What does Gender have to do with Physics? His talk will be followed by a panel discussion on the topic Concrete measures for a creative and diverse workplace. Our panelists are:

  • Christian Flindt (Aalto, associate professor, he/him)
  • Jyrki Saarinen (UEF, head of department, he/him)
  • Saga S├Ąppi (Trento, Italy, postdoc, she/her)
  • Niyati Venkatesan (JYU, PhD student, she/they)
  • Annele Virtanen (UEF, professor, she/her)

For more information, please check out the session page on the Physics Days website! Please join us, it is sure to be a really interesting event.

Update 11.5.2021: Please find Tomas Brage’s slides here.