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Anar Simpson Anar is an engineer (BSc in Computer Science and Masters in Communications) and key advocate for Women, Girls and Technology and works with communities, governments, international agencies & technology companies in the pursuit of digital inclusion of women.  She led this initiative at Mozilla and was appointed as a Deputy to the UN High Level Panel for Women's Economic Empowerment. Anar is the Global Ambassador for Technovation - which is building a pipeline of young girls to enter STEM careers. Through her advocacy and partnership efforts with technology companies, women’s groups, governments (local and federal), academia, UN agencies, NGOs, the US State Department etc., she has grown participation in this program to over 100 countries and it is her mission to reach girls in all the countries in the world.


https://www.linkedin.com/in/anarsimpson/

https://www.bizjournals.com/sanjose/news/2017/05/23/mozilla-s-anar-simpson-women-of-influence-2017.html

https://www.gsma.com/newsroom/press-release/gsma-congratulates-winners-2017-global-mobile-awards/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VT7z6vqVBf8 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oZe_e-GZpHg

https://betakit.com/startup-canada-podcast-breaking-barriers-through-technovation-with-anar-simpson/

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/beyond-glass-ceilings-anar-simpson/

https://www.gsma.com/mobilefordevelopment/country/kenya/safaricom-and-the-next-generation-of-tech-entrepreneurs-in-kenya/

Meis Moukayed Scientist, Health professional, Professor and Educator http://www.aud.edu/about_aud/en/page/1703/meis-moukayed

https://www.linkedin.com/in/meis-moukayed-972a6635/ http://www.aud.edu/news_events/en/view/1765/current_upcoming//bridging-the-academia-of-life-sciences-with-industry-in-the-uae https://www.pressreader.com/uae/khaleej-times/20180412/281917363658448 http://aud.edu/arts_and_sciences/en/page/4653/stem-cells-%E2%80%93-are-they-a-cause-or-cure-for-cancer-by-dr.-meis-moukayed https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3820056/ http://www.aud.edu/news_events/en/view/1563/current_upcoming/ https://europepmc.org/abstract/med/28213657

Daniele Henkel, Canadian, 62 ans Business Woman Reference : https://fr.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dani%C3%A8le_Henkel
Tao Porchon Lynch, Yoga Instructor, Danser : the oldest living yoga instructor 13 août 1918 (99 ans), Pondichery, Inde

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tao_Porchon-Lynch

Nadia Nadege, French Canadian Multidisciplinary Artist, Writer, Cultural mediator, Teacher : creates artwork, published books and make a huge impact in her communities References : https://fr.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nadia_Nadege
Myrtle Brooke Educator and mental health pioneer, she is in the Alabama Women's Hall of Fame http://www.naswfoundation.org/pioneers/b/MyrtleBrooke.htm
Kamari Maxine Clarke 3 avril 1966 (51 ans), Montego Bay, Jamaïque Position :Professor of Global and International Studies, Organization :Carleton University https://yale.academia.edu/KClarke

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9LiaSv4EJ3U http://www.intlawgrrls.com/2012/05/introducing-kamari-maxine-clarke.htmlhttp://iccforum.com/user/9128 https://news.yale.edu/2012/08/28/yale-professor-gets-nsf-grant-study-pursuit-human-rights-africa https://carleton.ca/bgins/kamari-maxine-clarke/

Tish Collins, British Charity leader Chief Executive Officer of Associated Country Women of the World https://wwww.acww.org.uk
Eun Young Choi Korean Animation producer and director https://www.imdb.com/name/nm2678444/

https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/people.php?id=117119

Bilge Demirköz high-energy physicist from Istanbul; young physicist of the year award 2008; L’Oreal-UNESCO For Women in Science winner 2017 http://www.sciencemag.org/careers/2008/09/triggermeister

http://www.unesco.org/new/en/natural-sciences/priority-areas/gender-and-science/for-women-in-science-programme/2017-international-rising-talents/

Silvia Vásquez-Lavado Mountain climber, first peruvian woman to climb the Everest http://rpp.pe/viajes/mundo/silvia-vasquez-lavado-la-primera-mujer-peruana-en-escalar-el-everest-noticia-963505

http://www.americatv.com.pe/noticias/internacionales/montanista-se-convierte-primera-mujer-peruana-llegar-al-everest-n231821

Renuka Badhe Executive Secretary, European Polar Board

Renuka Badhe holds a PhD on Southern Ocean phytoplankton physiology, and has a background in land economy and environmental sciences. Renuka currently works with the European Polar Board as their Executive Secretary, and has previously worked with organisations such as the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR), the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN), and the Student Conference on Conservation Science at the University of Cambridge. She is interested in promoting polar research to wide audiences using a variety of traditional and non-traditional communication tools, using both talks and online media. Renuka has served on many scientific and advisory boards, both as a member and as Chair. She has been recognised for her efforts in the community, some of her awards are SCAR Certificate of Excellence (2016), the APECS Mentor Award (2017), being recognised as a Bicentennial Ambassador by the New York Academy of Sciences (2017). Renuka advocates for diversity in science, and has been invited to speak on this issue frequently.

http://www.europeanpolarboard.org/organisation/secretariat/

https://twitter.com/DrRenukaBadhe http://www.europeanpolarboard.org/news/article/news/dr-renuka-badhe-receives-2017-apecs-international-mentorship-award/ https://www.scar.org/about-us/scar-secretariat/ http://www.genderisnotplanb.com/speakerslist/ https://www.iarpccollaborations.org/news/11449 https://www.nyas.org/news-articles/academy-news/bicentennial-ambassador-recognition/ https://www.en.assw2019.science/sponsors_partners/


Gerlis Fugmann Executive Director, Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) https://www.apecs.is/who-we-are/leadership/international-directorate/97-gerlis-fugmann-executive-director.html

https://www.awi.de/en/about-us/organisation/staff/gerlis-fugmann.html

Archana Dayal UK Polar Network President, Commonwealth PhD Scholar, APECS Council member Part of recently launched film 'Ice Alive' at the Royal Geographical Society, London - https://vimeo.com/258993236

Arctic Scientist feature by UK Science & Innovation - https://twitter.com/UKSINet/status/962978849024888832

Student researcher on Antarctic Expedition - https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/education/news/Allahabads-Archana-selected-for-expedition-to-Antarctica/articleshow/24460626.cms

UKPN Committee - http://polarnetwork.org/ukpn-committee/archana-dayal/

Alexandra de Scheel Humanitarian of the Year 2016 recipient, International Journalist, Published Author, Known Activist and Public Figure, The CEO and Founder of Delyric Entertainment, Celebrity Appearance at CES 2018, Mayoral Candidate for 2018. Saw previous article listing that had been subject to blatant vandalism for deletion. https://www.delyricentertainment.com https://financial.org/Pages/NewsDetails.aspx?i=lNSIBmduEaI8%2FBOeMSaxngLYXIvpnAYSeCOepwrw%2BEU%3D
Alexis Sablone Won 3 XGames Women's Street gold medals and two silver, but it's what she does off her skateboard that sets her apart from any athlete in X Games history. The Ivy League undergrad (Columbia) went on to earn a master's degree in architecture from MIT in January 2016. First signature pro deck in 2017 as the newest member of the WKND Skateboards team.

Sponsors/shouts: W_K_N_D, New Balance Numeric, Orchard, Dial Tone Mfg.

http://xgames.espn.com/xgames/athletes/3015198/alexis-sablone

https://theboardr.com/profile/3247/Alexis_Sablone

https://skateboarding.transworld.net/photos/master-alexis-sablone-interview/

https://www.complex.com/sports/2013/08/female-skaters-you-should-know/alexis-sabloine

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p-y4Cr41Fu4

Rachel Green, Ph.D. Bloomberg Distinguished Professor, Dept. of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator

Member of the National Academy of Sciences

Dr. Green is a world leading researcher whose work focuses on understanding the fundamental molecular mechanisms of protein synthesis, essential for all of life. Her work is yielding insight into a wide range of human diseases. She has trained dozens of other successful scientists and is respected worldwide as a leader in the scientific community.

http://pages.jh.edu/~greenlab/

https://www.mbg.jhmi.edu/people/faculty/rachel-green

https://www.hhmi.org/scientists/rachel-green/

http://www.nasonline.org/member-directory/members/20027257.html

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7EZ87bIvCOM

Lee Niswander, Ph.D. Dr. Niswander is a renowned developmental biologist who investigates mouse models of embryonic development to provide insights into fundamental developmental processes, major human birth defects and potential clinical therapies. Her studies over the years have revealed the molecular mechanisms that control the formation of the central and peripheral nervous system, as well as lung, limb, and neuromuscular development. https://www.colorado.edu/mcdb/lee-niswander

http://www.faseb.org/Portals/2/PDFs/Board%20of%20Directors/Lee%20Niswander.pdf

Srishti Srivastava An Indian television and film actress who has appeared in web series like "PA.GALS", "Girls Hostel" and many more viral sketches. Apart from these, she is also a theater artist.


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