WiSET &Manchester Girl Geeks  Samantha Bail, PhD Computer Science
What is WiSET?
What is WiSET?‣ Women in Science, Technology &  Engineering‣ Group at the EPS faculty ‣ 1 student co-ordinator for each sc...
What is WiSET?‣ WiSET needs you... ‣ as student co-ordinator ‣ as volunteer‣ Come to the WiSET Welcome Event: ‣ 19th Octob...
Manchester Girl Geeks
Manchester Girl Geeks‣   Evolved from the popular Girl Geek Dinners    (networking events for women in IT)‣   Founded in 2...
Manchester Girl Geeks‣ Events so far: ‣ build your own PC ‣ talk on particle physics ‣ mathematical origami ‣ build your o...
Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events‣   27th Sept: Girl Geek Dinner meets    Wikipedia @ B-Hive (sold out)‣   19th Oct: WiSET Welcome Event @  ...
Thanks!www.wiset.eps.manchester.ac.uk twitter.com/wisetmanchester   manchestergirlgeeks.com   twitter.com/mcrgirlgeeksQues...
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An Introduction to Manchester Girl Geeks and WISET, The University of Manchester

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An Introduction to Manchester Girl Geeks and WISET, The University of Manchester

  1. 1. WiSET &Manchester Girl Geeks Samantha Bail, PhD Computer Science
  2. 2. What is WiSET?
  3. 3. What is WiSET?‣ Women in Science, Technology & Engineering‣ Group at the EPS faculty ‣ 1 student co-ordinator for each school ‣ ...and student volunteers‣ Careers events for female students @ EPS ‣ project management workshops ‣ networking events ‣ site visits (MOSI, Olympic Park in London) ‣ ... and more!
  4. 4. What is WiSET?‣ WiSET needs you... ‣ as student co-ordinator ‣ as volunteer‣ Come to the WiSET Welcome Event: ‣ 19th October, Whitworth Hall‣ Look out for the email with details! www.wiset.eps.manchester.ac.uk twitter.com/wisetmanchester
  5. 5. Manchester Girl Geeks
  6. 6. Manchester Girl Geeks‣ Evolved from the popular Girl Geek Dinners (networking events for women in IT)‣ Founded in 2009‣ Not associated with the University‣ Workshops, talks & networking events for girls and women of all ages & backgrounds‣ Monthly events at MadLab & other venues in Manchester (MOSI, MMU...)
  7. 7. Manchester Girl Geeks‣ Events so far: ‣ build your own PC ‣ talk on particle physics ‣ mathematical origami ‣ build your own morse code telegraph ‣ ... and many (many) more!‣ Great opportunity for ‣ volunteering ‣ science communication ‣ meeting people!
  8. 8. Upcoming Events
  9. 9. Upcoming Events‣ 27th Sept: Girl Geek Dinner meets Wikipedia @ B-Hive (sold out)‣ 19th Oct: WiSET Welcome Event @ Whitworth Hall‣ 23rd Oct: Mathematical Origami @ MOSI (Manchester Science Festival)‣ 30th Oct: Girl Geek Science Fair meets Teawitter @ MadLab‣ 27th Nov: Geeky Show & Tell @ MadLab
  10. 10. Thanks!www.wiset.eps.manchester.ac.uk twitter.com/wisetmanchester manchestergirlgeeks.com twitter.com/mcrgirlgeeksQuestions? bails@cs.man.ac.uk

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