2020 International Conference on Women in Science and Technology (IConWiST) and
Asia and Pacific Nation Network (APNN) Meeting

Call for Poster Abstracts

Poster Abstracts are invited for the 2020 International Conference on Women in Science and Technology (2020 IConWiST).
Posters will be displayed outside the main conference room for the entire conference period (Oct. 24-25) and there will also be a ‘poster session’ where authors will be required to attend their poster to answer queries relating to the work presented.

Key Dates for Poster Presentations:

Deadline for submission of Poster Abstracts: 31 July 2020

Notification of Acceptance: 30 August 2020

2020 IConWiST registration deadline for Poster Presenters: 31 July 2020

Conference Topic Areas:

1. STEM Women at Work

  • Regional or national statistical surveys on the career status of women in STEM

  • Gender equality or inclusion measures/policies in the STEM workplaces

  • Related researches on women's leadership in STEM Women's career advancement in STEM

  • Career status of women in certain special STEM fields

  • Legal aspects involving women in STEM workplace


2. Gender perspectives for Sustainability

  • Women's participation in energy saving and carbon reduction

  • Women's sustainable actions in daily life

  • Women and renewable energy technologies

  • Related researches on sustainable commitment from gender perspective

3. Gendered Innovation in STEM

4. Gender Perspectives in STEM Education

  • Gender-related observations, researches or innovative practices in technology 

5. STEM Women Networking

  • Introduction of various STEM groups for women

  • Good practices/activities from women STEM groups

Abstracts Format:

1. Introduction or background
2. Methods or approach
3. Results
4. Conclusions
5. 300 words minimum

Abstracts should be typed, 12 point font, Times New Roman. Fit on one A4 page.
Please include an abstract title, author(s) full names, affiliated institution(s) and contact details (including email). 
Please underline the presenting author(s).


To Submit:

Please send your poster abstracts to apnn2020.taiwan@gmail.com

with a subject of “[Poster Abstracts]-your Name”. Please make sure you type the name exactly the same as your registration information, so that we can identify your abstract submission correctly.


Please Note:

  • A decision regarding each abstract will be notified to the presenting author.

  • A few poster presenters will be selected as Session Panelists.


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Contact us

2020 IConWiST & APNN Organizing Committee @Taipei, Taiwan

Email: apnn2020.taiwan@gmail.com

Tel: +886-2-27998026

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