How Diversity enriches us

4th June 2021


Event registration is now closed.  Hosted by the Molecular Graphics and Modelling Society

If you have not received joining instructions, please reach out to us. We ask attendees to not screenshot or record any part of the conference in any way. Please review our code of conduct for the event Code of Conduct 

All times are in BST

2.00pm - 2.15pm Welcome and Introduction; Special guest Devin Swiner

2.15pm - 2.30pm - Syma Khalid, University of Southampton - The Working Class Scientist

2.30pm - 2.45pm - Márton Vass, Benevolent AI  - Initiatives at BenevolentAI to cultivate a more diverse and open environment

2.45pm - 3.00pm - Charlie Wand, University of Manchester - What’s that got to do with anything? Being LGBT+ in STEM

3.00pm - 3.15pm - Zoe Cournia, Academy of Athens - Performing competitive research as a woman in a science underfunded country


3.30pm - 3.45pm - Fernanda Duarte, University of Oxford - A Scientific Journey from the Edge of the World

3.45pm - 4.00pm - Sara Swift, Vertex - The Importance of Mentorship

4.00pm - 4.15pm - Greg Bowman, Washington University, St. Louis - Doing Comp Chem with your eyes closed

4.15pm - 4.30pm - Mona Minkara, Northeastern University - Journey of a blind computational chemist

4.30pm - 5.30pm - Panel discussion with Jennifer Handsel