IWD 2022

GDG Kuwait
Mon, Mar 21, 7:30 PM (GMT+3)

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About this event

International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated internationally on the 8th of March each year and provides a day for celebration and reflection on social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. This day also marks a call to action for gender parity.

The theme this year is #ProgressNotPerfection

This year students, staff and community partners are invited to attend our annual International Women’s Day event : The panel discussion Women in tech workplace before , now and near future

The panel will be close discussion with inspiring women who have covered their way to become digital leaders, sharing their advice, both personal and professional, on achieving career success. Further we like to know their reviews for future state of their workplace

We'll be closing with a Q&A session, giving you the opportunity to ask our panelists questions on leadership, empowerment, breaking stereotypes and much more. This is also a great place to network with other like-minded creatives and innovators and celebrate women leading in technology.

This year, we are thrilled to hear from exciting guests.

The online Event targets gender bias and inequality while seeking out and celebrating women's achievements!

Event Dates: 21st of March 2022 7:30-9 pm

Event Location: (GDG platform - Online)

Agenda

• 7:30 pm-7:35pm opening remarks

• 7:45-8:15pm Panel Discussion

• 8:15pm Q&A

• 8:45pm Event wraps up

Speakers

- Shu Jiang, Product Designer at Google

- Shaymaa Alterkait, IT consultant, Kuwait Government Organization

Hosted by Saqiba Sulaiman (WTM Ambassador)

Speakers

Facilitators

Organizers

  • Zainab AlMeraj

    Zainab AlMeraj

    Kuwait University

    GDG Organizer

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  • Maryam AlMahdi

    Maryam AlMahdi

    Kuwait university, GDG Kuwait organizer

    GDG Organizer

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  • Hafsa ALmuhanna

    Hafsa ALmuhanna

    Kuwait University

    Organizer

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  • Umaima Eftikhar

    Umaima Eftikhar

    Organizer

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  • Fatemah Husain

    Fatemah Husain

    Kuwait University

    Assistant Professor

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  • Shorook Al-Sayegh

    Shorook Al-Sayegh

    Kuwait Informatin Technology Society

    Board Member

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