Summit on Women’s Leadership in STEM: A Japan-Republic of Korea-U.S. Virtual Trilateral Event

Event: October 19-22, 2020

Join us for the Summit on Women’s Leadership in STEM, a high-level virtual forum that brings together leaders from Japan, Republic of Korea, and the U.S. to share experiences, lessons learned, and best practices in developing and sustaining future generations of women leaders in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Convened by The Asia Foundation in partnership with the U.S. Department of State, the four-day virtual event will feature representatives from government, academia, the private sector, and civil society that are driving change for women in STEM. In a mixture of live webinars, keynote addresses, and activities to build a robust network, the virtual summit offers participants the opportunity to develop a richer understanding of thematic issues, contribute to key discussions, and make connections with other emerging and influential leaders around the world.

Keynote Addresses:

October 19
Ambassador Kelley E. Currie, Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues, U.S. Department of State

October 20
Lee Seong-ho, Deputy Minister for Economic Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea

October 21
Ambassador Atsuko Nishimura, Special Assistant to the Foreign Minister of Japan, Ambassador in Charge of Women’s Issues

October 22
Jacquelline Fuller, VP, Google and President of Google.org

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Related locations: Japan, Korea, Washington DC
Related programs: Empower Women