Panel discussion “A report on experience of women in STEM”

In order to promote women’s success in the field of STEM, we share and discuss the issues that women researchers tend to face during their career process.
We have 4 excellent panelists, they are all mathematicians in different background and career processes. The panel discussion is a part of workshop in mathematics, but is widely open to the faculties and students in the field of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Please feel free to join and have a meaningful discussions with us!


July 29th 15:30~17:00


Room 4-501 of Mathematics Department, Building n. 4, Hokkaido University


Simona Settepanella, Hokkaido University.


  • Eva Feichtner, Department of Mathematics, University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany
  • Iwata Yukiko, Faculty of Liberal Arts, Tohoku Gakuin University, Sendai, Japan
  • Jang Yeonhee, Department of Mathematics, Nara Women’s University, Nara, Japan
  • Yoshie Sugiyama, Department of Mathematics, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan


15:30 Introduction
15:40 Topic 1 Early career issues
16:05 Topic 2 Balancing career and personal life
16:30 Topic 3 Institutional issues
16:55 Conclusion


Participation on the day is also possible, but we recommend pre-registration
Pre-Registration form