The University of Bremen invites participants to two summer universities for women in computing / informatics as well as engineering:
7th International Summer University for Women in Engineering
August 10 – 21, 2015
Informatica Feminale 2015
18th International Summer University for Women in Computing / Informatics
August 17 – 28, 2015
The 7th Ingenieurinnen-Sommeruni 2015, the International Summer University for Women in Engineering, will be held from August 10 to 21, 2015 and the 18th Informatica Feminale 2015, the International Summer University for Women in Computing / Informatics, takes place from August 17 to 28, 2015.
Both summer universities are directed at women students of all disciplines, levels and different types of institutions of higher education as well as all women interested in computing, engineering and technology and women professionals from all over the world.
The program covers about 75 courses: introductory and basic content as well as advanced and specialized topics on an academic level. Various topics from computer science, electrical engineering, information technology, production, mechanical & process engineering and related interdisciplinary fields are offered. With a variety of classes such as materials, biotechnology, material and energy flow, logistics, electromobility, privacy and security, programming, agile software development, mobile web, interdisciplinary technology, project and quality management, as well professional writing and communication skills.
Women lecturers from science and practice will hold classes in small groups. Participants can take part in and earn credit points for classes, workshops and seminars, lasting one or several days. Courses will be taught in English and German. There are specific courses for student beginners as well as for advanced students and for practitioners who wish to get further education on a current academic level.
In addition, field trips to research institutes of both fields, computing and engineering, at Bremen University and to regional companies as well as networking events will be organized. The career fair JobForum with several companies and company presentations will take place on August 19, 2015. There will be the opportunity for companies to meet and network with dedicated participants and motivated new employees.
Students and unemployed are charged a one-time fee of 35 Euro for a participation of two weeks and 50 Euro for three weeks. Employed women pay a fee of 35 Euro a day. During the entire summer university, childcare is provided for free.
Registration is possible via the websites until July 24, 2015.
Please inform your students, colleagues, friends and employees about the offerings of our summer universities. Thank you very much for supporting us!
With best regards
Veronika Oechtering and Ewa Stachowicz