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10 Oct 2018
is World Mental Health Day.
5 Jul 2018
is #LGBTSTEMDay (the International Day of LGBT+ People in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths).
23 May 2018
the Albert Einstein Center at the University of Bern is organising a Women in HEP day.
8 Mar 2018
14th LHCb ECGD meeting; the main topic is Gender balance in Masterclasses and elsewhere, with a talk by Pippa Wells on "Women and Girls in Science".
8 Mar 2018
is also International Women's Day.
11 Feb 2018
is the International Day of Women and Girls in Science.
7 Dec 2017
13th LHCb ECGD meeting; the main topic is "A meeting about meetings: How to make them better?"
21 Sep 2017
12th LHCb ECGD meeting; the main topic is Statistics and Notes on the 2016 survey.
2 Aug 2017
Talk on Diversity and Inclusion by Elizabeth Simmons at APS-DPF 2017. See also: AIP Statistical Research Center.
7 Jul 2017
ECGD presentation at EPS-HEP 2017 (Indico, slides, proceedings at PoS(EPS-HEP2017)569).
15 Jun 2017
11th LHCb ECGD meeting; the main topic is "human-human interaction with the LHCb experiment"
26 Jun 2017
CERN Diversity in Action Workshop: learn about how stereotypes form and how they could affect our professional life; explore ways to recognise and overcome unconscious biases.
2 Mar 2017
10th LHCb ECGD meeting; the main topic is "Mentoring in LHCb"
27 Jan 2017
Gender in Physics Day at the CERN Globe (see also article in the CERN bulletin by Sijbrand de Jong: Diversity? It's an issue for the majority).
8 Dec 2016
9th LHCb ECGD meeting; the main topic is "Mentoring".
29 Nov 2016
ALICE-ATLAS-CMS-LHCb Career Networking Event: former LHC physicists talk about their careers outside HEP, be it as employees of large companies or founders of their own start-ups, in computing, engineering, finance, consulting, journalism,...
Oct 2016
Survey of postdoctoral funding schemes in Europe; the report also considers the role of the postdoctoral positions given that most postdocs will not find a tenured academic position.
Oct 2016
Article in Physics World on Gender bias in recommendation letters.
4 Oct 2016
Presentation at CERN of Tasneem Zehra Husain's book “Only the Longest Threads” (see also this link for details on Tasneem Zehra Husain's visit of CERN).
15 Sep 2016
8th LHCb ECGD meeting; the main topic is 2016 survey results.
5 Aug 2016
ECGD presentation at ICHEP 2016 (Indico, slides, proceedings).
14 Jun 2016
An interactive map of The state of gay rights around the world published by the Washington Post.
22 Mar 2016
ECGD statement on LGBT poster defacements at CERN.
Mar 2016
OECD working paper: Does gender discrimination matter for long-term growth? (see also the OECD Gender and development web page and their Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI) regional report for Europe and Central Asia, published in 2015).
26 March 2015
CERN Knowledge Transfer meet-ups for CERN people interested in entrepreneurship and innovation; contact person is Marthe Dehli.
8 March 2016
Report at the CERN ACCU meeting on Gender (Im)Balance at CERN.
17 Feb 2015
LHCb mentoring programme.
Nov 2011
TED talk by Frans de Waal: Not even monkeys accept different pay for the same job (the relevant bit starts around 12'46'').
Dec 2010
TED talk by Sheryl Sandberg: Why we have too few women leaders.