20 November 2018 from 14:30 to 17:30

Institutions for Open Societies Hub

Stakeholder meeting Gender & Diversity Hub

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On November 20, the Gender & Diversity Hub (hub of Institutions for Open Societies) organizes a ‘stakeholder meeting’. The aim of the meeting is to connect researchers of the Hub with stakeholders from public and private organizations and corporations, and explore how we can collaborate on topics and problems that are of our mutual interest.


14:30 Welcome introduction
Explanation of the Hub-approach and aim: ‘how can academics and stakeholders fruitfully collaborate to remedy gender and diversity problems?’
Rosemarie Buikema, Belle Derks, Linda Senden

14:45 Academic presentations: how can academic research help improve inclusiveness and diversity on the ground? Some concrete tools and strategies. 

  • The Inclusiveness Monitor – Jojanneke van Der Toorn
    Questions and discussion 
  • Museum of Equality and Difference & the Equality Alert – Rosemarie Buikema and Rosa Wevers 
    Questions and discussion       
  • 'GIRARE' (Gender Identity Registration and Human Rights Effects) – Marjolein van den Brink
    Questions and discussion                                             

16:00 Open floor on business and organizations’ practices, tools and strategies
Stakeholders will have the possibility to present some of the actions and initiatives that their organization has taken in the field of gender equality and diversity during an open floor session.

16:30 Speed-dating session
A speed-dating session between researchers and stakeholders in order to share expectations, possible themes for collaboration, information and expertise. 

17:00 Next steps
What comes next? Announcing a timeline and the next steps.
Rosemarie Buikema, Belle Derks, Linda Senden

17:15 Closing reception (Van Eijkkamer)
Opportunity for further networking between researchers and stakeholders.

for who?

The event is open to researchers of the Gender & Diversity Hub and interested stakeholders. For registration and more information, please contact Rosa Wevers (r.l.l.wevers@uu.nl).


Start date and time
20 November 2018 14:30
End date and time
20 November 2018 17:30