The lingua franca to be used throughout the Conference will be English


Thursday 8th of April 2010

9.00-11.00 Registration

11.00-11.30 Opening

11.30 -13.00 Plenary Session (Main Hall: Aula Magna)

Key- note speaker: Judith Butler. The voices of  the diversity of women in gender issues.

13.00-14.30 Lunch ( a list of restaurants will be provided)

14.30 – 16.00 Plenary Session (Main Hall: Aula Magna)

R0und table. The role of the other women in the public sphere.

  • Myria Vassiliadou, Secretary General of the European Women’s Lobby.
  • Inés Sánchez de Madariaga, Director of “Unidad de Mujeres y Ciencia del MICCIN” (Unit for women and science)
  • Lídia Puigvert, Sociology Professor at the University of Barcelona & Member of the Assessor Committee of the  EPACVAW, European Policy Action Centre on Violence Against Women.
  • Gaby Weiner,  Chair of the Gender and Education Association.

16.00-16.30 Coffee Break.

16.30-18.00 Parallel Paper Session.

18.00- 19.30 Parallel Paper Session.

20.30 Dinner

Friday 9th of April, 2010

9.00-10.30 Plenary Session (Main Hall: Aula Magna)

Round table: The voices of the other women

Participants: Drom Kotar Mestipen (Roma Women Association), FACEPA Women’s Group (Women’s participants in Adult Education),  Sahbi (Muslim Women), Plataforma Unitària Contra les Violències de Gènere (Unitarian Platform Against Gender Violence).

10.30-11-00 Coffee -Break.

11.30-13.00 Parallel Paper Session.

13.30-14.30 Lunch Buffet.

14.30-16.00 Parallel Paper Session.

16.00-16.15 Break.

16.15-18.00 Parallel Paper Session.

18.00-18.30 Clousing.