Kick Off Event 2022

Tuesday, March 15th, 2022, Online via Zoom

Presentation slides

  • 9h00 Welcome address
  • 9h05 Program presentation
  • 9h15 Presentation of the coaches & trainers
  • 10h00 Virtual coffee break
  • 10h15 Academic careers for women
    • Presentation role models moderated by Urte Reckowsky (~30 mins)
    • Discussion with 3 role models in 3 break-out rooms (~ 3* 25 mins)
  • 12h00 Official end of event
  • 12h05 Possibility for getting together for interested participants in Peer mentoring

Role Models

  • Esther Amstad,
    Professor, Soft Materials Laboratory, EPFL
  • Eleni Chatzi,
    Professor, Structural Mechanics & Monitoring, ETHZ
  • Daniela Kiselev
    Professor, Large Research Facilities, Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI)


Online via Zoom

Objective of the Event

Provide information about the program, meet the coaches & trainers & learn from role models how to realize a good work-life-balance

Fee & Registration:

The event is free of charge but requires registration for organizational purposes