Call for Speakers

Our Call for Speakers for WTM Vienna 2019 is open!

Women Techmakers Vienna 2019 is an annual conference targeted at women*, working or planning to pursue a career in the STEM fields; these encompass science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Our goal is to raise public awareness of existing gender issues through the power of example.

We are in search of engaging speakers and workshop facilitators that can provide interesting technical or social impact talks and workshops, highlighting their experiences and achievements.

Talks

  • You will have a 25 minute slot, including an optional Q&A session.
  • Your talk needs to be in English.
  • First time speakers are very welcome!

Workshops

  • You will have a time slot of 60, 90 or 120 minutes.
  • Your workshop needs to be in English.

Content

Technical talks and workshops should be about a subject that relates to STEM fields, presented in a fun and introductory manner, since our audience is very diverse.

Social impact talks and workshops should demonstrate causes, examples, solutions for gender issues and empower women* that pursue or plan to pursue a career in STEM.

Application must include

  • a short introduction about yourself
  • a draft outline of your talk or workshop

Call for Proposals

We will offer free speaker coaching for those who are interested.

Please send in your proposal until 29 January 2019. All proposals will be carefully reviewed by the Women Techmakers team and you will be soon updated about the status of your submission.

We are here for you! Feel free to contact us for further information or if you need any support with preparing your talk proposal.