Prof. Zehra Sayers, currently visiting Scientist at EMBL Hamburg.
A Graduate Education Program at DESY in Cooperation with Universität Hamburg
Online via Zoom, 6 - 7:00 p.m.
The keynote talk by Zehra Sayers is part of the Women’s Career Day 2020 and is open for both male and female scientists and everyone else who is interested to learn more about research cooperation in which science, diplomacy and society cross paths.
Zehra Sayers, Professor of Biophysics at Sabanci University and currently visiting Scientist at EMBL Hamburg will be giving a talk on science diplomacy followed by an open discussion.
She will demonstrate how scientists reach across borders and work together for a common goal: SESAME, a collaborative synchrotron facility for advanced research in the Middle East.
Zehra's contribution to these efforts was recognized by the BBC and she was listed as one of BBC’s 100 Most Inspiring and Influential Women of 2019.
Together with four other scientists she was also rewarded the Science Diplomacy award in 2019 by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
Registration & information: https://form.jotform.com/201403350464342
Date: 3 June 2020, 6 - 7:00 p.m., online via Zoom
Note: The meeting details will be e-mailed to all registrants prior to the keynote talk.
The Women’s Career Day is a cooperation of MPSD, MIN faculty, SFB 925, CUI, QU, EMBL and PIER.