The H2020 project CASPER is organizing an open e-discussion on the GenPORT portal to comment on three possible scenarios for a European award/certification system for gender equality in research performing organizations. The three proposed Gender Equality Certification/Award Schemes (GECAS) have been developed by the CASPER consortium based upon an extensive assessment of existing certification schemes and needs across Europe and include: (1) a new EU-wide GECAS, (2) a Gender Equality Strategy for Researchers (GES4R), and (3) the Europeanisation of a national GECAS – Athena SWAN.
Date: 18 June 2021
Time: 10:00 – 13:00 h CET
Scenario 1 – New/EU wide GECAS
Focal online discussion 10:00 – 11:00 (CET)
Moderated by Marion Lesur (ESF) with opening comments from:
Angela Wroblewski, Institute for Advanced Studies (IHS), Austria.
Maxime Forest, Associate Researcher and Lecturer at Sciences Po (OFCE), France.
Scenario 2 – A Gender Equality Strategy for Researchers (GES4R)
Focal online discussion 11:00 – 12:00 (CET)
Moderated by Jörg Müller (UOC) with opening comments from:
Evanthia K. Schmidt, Danish Centre for Studies in Research and Research Policy, Denmark.
Elisabeth Anna Guenther, University of Vienna, Austria.
Scenario 3 – Europeanisation of a national GECAS – Athena SWAN
Focal online discussion 12:00 – 13:00 (CET)
Moderated by Agostina Allori (Yellow Window) with opening comments from:
Inés Sánchez de Madariaga, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
Clemens Striebing, Fraunhofer Center for Responsible Research and Innovation, Germany