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
Any science and engineering research with sex and gender analysis
References of gendered innovation website
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
1. Introduction or background
2. Methods or approach
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).
Please send your poster abstracts to
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.
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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