Date:December 15th, 2022
08:00 am-12:00 pm
About Women in STEM: Through the digital pedagogy in higher education playbook, BUILD-IT university partners have access to a tested and proven manual for educators to assure that women benefit from applied projects. It is a starting point to inspire gender-responsive programming, mitigate gender barriers, and promote equitable learning outcomes during applied projects. A collaborative effort between ASU and its six strategic partner universities, this playbook depicts support services, workshops and webinars prepared to be launched at scale to expand the knowledge base and skill set of higher education educators interested in enrolling, supporting, and graduating women in STEM in Vietnam.
About the Women in STEM Forum: Celebrating the successful partnership between USAID, BUILD-IT and their strategic partner universities, this forum explores the positive impact of Women in STEM support services designed, implemented and conducted by BUILD-IT partner universities and Arizona State University. Participants in this forum experience the successes and challenges of enrolling, supporting and graduating women in STEM fields. The audience will hear from experts in academia and industry in strategies, including designing for her needs, innovating for her success, and building equitable teams. Other areas integral to the success of women in STEM - partnering with women and piloting gender-responsive programs - will be discussed in panels and celebrated in success stories.
Suggested Attendees: University Leadership/Academic Leaders/Program Faculty Leads interested in enrolling, supporting and graduating women in their higher education institution.
Women In STEM Forum: Engaging in Applied Projects
Date: Thursday, December 15th, 2022
Venue: Lac Hong University (10 Huynh Van Nghe, Buu Long, Bien Hoa City, Dong Nai Province)
Registration: Kindly register at the registration button below by December 10, 2022. We highly encourage you to register at your earliest convenience since registration will be issued on a first come first served basis.
Date: Thursday, December 15th, 2022
Venue: Lac Hong University
|8:00 – 8:30am||Arrival at physical site and networking/Registration and Sign-in|
|8:30 – 8:45am||
Welcome Message & Forum Introduction
|8:45 – 9:15am||
Dr. Lan Dai Do, Chairwoman, University Council - Lac Hong University
|9:15 – 10:15 am||
Program Panel – Enrolling, Supporting & Graduating Women in STEM
Hear from experts in the field on how to enroll, support and graduate more women in STEM from your institution. Learn about strategies to engage more women and provide more opportunities for women to succeed in these fields. Panelists provide roadmaps for implementing support programs.
|10:15 – 10:30am|
|10:30 – 11:30pm||
Leadership from the industry will share their perspectives about the roles and importance of having women in the team and how gender balance can improve performance, innovation, and creativity. Suggested policies and strategies to encourage and nurture female talents will also be addressed.
Moderator: Ms. My Nguyen, Prototype Architect, Amazon Web Services ASEAN
Panelist 1: Ms. Trinh Vo, Associate Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services Vietnam
Panelist 4: Ms. Uyen Mai, South East Asia Sustainability Director, Dow
|11:30 – 11:50am||
Women in STEM Success Stories
Hear from two pioneering and groundbreaking women and their successes and challenges in Vietnamese higher education. Learn about their experiences and what they needed to do to succeed in this competitive environment.
Speaker 1: Ms. Van Dinh Vy Phuong, Dean of the Information Technology Faculty, Lac Hong University
Speaker 2: Dr. Ngo Thi Thuy Huong, Faculty of Biotechnology, Chemistry & Environmental Engineering, Phenikaa University
|11:50 – 12:00pm||
Ms. Dang Tran Phuong Anh, Country Director, Arizona State University