Kobiety Nauki – Foundation Women of Science
Kobiety Nauki - Women Scientists Poland works to support the careers of Polish female scientists and to promote the achievements of Polish researchers: men and women. Our actions are aimed to change the stereotypical way of perceiving a scientist, as well as to present attractive aspects of the scientific career. We want to show various perspectives of one’s development in the world of science and innovation and to encourage women to follow their scientific passion. Our goal is also to develop and to strengthen attitudes towards equality, eliminating the inequalities in terms of promotion and professional careers of women and men.
New ways of working / future of work – and its significance at work?
The Foundation activity is to show various perspectives of one’s development in the world of science and innovation and to encourage women to follow their scientific passion.
New ways of working / future of work – which methods do you apply?
Popularization of modern technology as a tool used in scientific research as well as an instrument for dissemination of knowledge; Development and cooperation in the field of modern methods of training and education and dissemination of digital skills; Supporting female scientists and organizations involved to scientific and technical activities, and fields such as: education, publishing and culture; Promoting the use of modern technology in participation in public debate.
How does digitalization impact and change your company?
We are more efficient in supporting the careers of Polish women scientists and promoting their achievements. Using new technologies we organize the competition addressed to female researchers, who develop innovative ideas or introduce new solutions. We empower women's voice in public debate with the project “The voice of women counts”, which is being coducted thank to digital media tools. We participate in various projects that align research and innovation outcomes with the values of the society - this demands cooperation with international partners and helps us to gain international visibility.