LGBTQ+ STEM Day 18.11.2022

You are welcome to join us on Friday Nov. 18 for LGBTQ+ STEM Day, bringing the Kumpula LGBTQ+ community together to talk about science, identity and community.

The event will be run in a fully hybrid format, with virtual attendance organized via Zoom.

The Keynote talk will be given by Merc├ędesz Czimbalmos from THL, titled
‘”I’m a very complex person with many identities that intersect” – Experiences of foreign-origin sexual and gender minority individuals in Finland today,’
on the recent study “Sexual and Gender Minorities Among the Foreign-Origin Populations in Finland : An intersectional analysis.” Talks will then be given by members of the community, wrapping up with a Panel discussion.

Schedule

14:15 - Keynote talk by Merc├ędesz Czimbalmos15:00 - Coffee Break15:20 - Talks by members of the Kumpula LGBTQ+ community
- Gravity, turbulence, and interstellar clouds: how to create a star

- Bubbles bubbles bubbles (in cosmology)

- Gravitational Waves and LISA

- Electroweak Phase Transition Dynamics

- Science Lab Linkki - Teaching Computer Science to Children
16:30 - Panel discussion