Social Program

Although virtual participation can evidently limit the networking of all of us, the MED2021 Organizing Committee would like to meet all of you at the following social events:

June 23rd, 08:45 – 09:00 CEST

Opening Session

June 24th, 18:00 – 19:30 CEST

Panel – “Women and STEM: opt out or lean in?”

Organizers: Mara Tanelli (Politecnico di Milano) and Laura Giarrè (Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia)

Opening remarks: Mariagrazia Dotoli, Politecnico di Bari, Bari, Italy.


  • Letizia Jaccheri Norwegian university of Science and Technology.
  • Jinane Abounadi Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, USA.
  • Maria Domenica di Benedetto, Università degli Studi dell’Aquila, L’Aquila, Italy
  • Elisabetta Camussi Universita’ degli Studi di Milano Bicocca, Milano, Italy
  • Laura Giarrè Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
  • Dajana Cassioli, Università degli Studi dell’Aquila, L’Aquila, Italy -Chair of the IEEEWomen in Engineering Italy Section

June 25th, 18:00 – 19:00 CEST

Farewell Reception