The 1st International Conference on Women Development in Engineering, Science and Technology (WD-EST’23) on 3-5 October 2023 is a joint venture of Mehran University of Engineering & Technology, Jamshoro and Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC).This initiative aims to foster the women development in engineering, science and technology for their successful contribution in the societal development. WD-EST’23 is inclusive of people of all genders to build a bigger network globally. Taking opportunity of this platform, a series of workshop will be hosted on necessary tools, knowledge, and skills to enhance their professional development, leadership capabilities, and technical expertise in engineering, science, and technology towards SDG 5 and 9.
We are delighted to announce the 1st International Conference on Women Development in Engineering, Science and Technology (WD-EST’23) to be held on 3-5 October 20223 at Mehran University of Engineering and Technology Jamshoro, which is joint venture of Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) and Mehran University of Engineering and Technology Jamshoro.
This conference will provide opportunity and encourage women for participating as Engineers, scientist, student, scholars, consultant industrialist and practitioner to share their experience and research. Apart from the technical sessions, Inspirational sessions on thought provoking topics are planned. Panel discussion on emerging trends and best practice led by top women leaders along with success stories of Women in Science and Engineering will be shared. It will also provide opportunity for early career professionals and aspiring leaders to nurture growth, networking and career development. Since the world is changing, people everywhere around the globe are continuously striving to shape the future in sustainable way. Therefore, we come across emerging ideas and solutions at every moment of the life. WD-EST’23 is also programmed to accelerate progress towards achieving sustainable development goals i.e., “5. Gender Equality and 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastrucure”.
It is with great pleasure that I extend my warm welcome to all the participants of WD-EST’23 to the wonderful land of Jamshoro with pleasant weather in the month of October. I believe you all would have a memorable and rewarding time at the WD-EST’23.
Prof. Dr. Khadija Qureshi
Chairperson, Department of Chemical Engineering, MUET
Convener, Women Engineering Development Committee,
Pakistan Engineering Council
Vice Chancellor, MUET
Vice Chairman, PEC, Sindh
Vice Chancellor, DUET
Pro-Vice Chancellor, MUET
Vice Chancellor, Dawood University of Engineering and Technology
Vice Chancellor, Begum Nusrat Bhutto Women University Sukkur
Vice Chancellor, Government College Women University Faisalabad, Pakistan
Professor, Department of Information Security and Communication Technology Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway.
Department of Research and Enterprise, Queen’s University Belfast, UK
Associate Director, Office of International Studies in Education College of Education, Michigan State University United States
Principal Researcher, Battery Center, Creative and Fundamental Research, Division, Korea Electrotechnology Research Institute, South Korea
Sustainability Coordinator & Professor Faculty of Architecture & Arts Hasselt University, Belgium
Associate Professor Department of Chemical Engineering Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS Perak, Malaysia
Assistant Professor of STEM Education Department of Teaching and Learning Simmons School of Education and Human Development Southern Methodist University, United States
Unlocking the Power of Patents: A Comprehensive Talk on Intellectual Property and Women's Contributions.
Modeling and Simulation Skills in Engineering Applications
The authors/participants can pay the registration fees through bank transfer to:
Account Title: Chairman Chemical Department
Account type: Current
Account number: 00720153303603
swift code: HABBPKKA
Bank: Habib Bank Limited
Address: Mehran University of Engineering and Technology Jamshoro.
Selected full length articles will be published in Mehran University Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (I.F: 0.6 (Clarivate JCR 2022))
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1st International Conference on Women Development in Engineering Science & Technology (WD-EST'23): Join global experts to promote gender equality and empower women in engineering, science, and technology.