CITS at Women in Nuclear Global (WiN) Conference, Abu Dhabi

Executive Director, Dr. Sara Kutchesfahani, was a panelist at the Women in Nuclear Global (WiN) Conference held in Abu Dhabi, November 21-22, 2016.

Founded in 1992, WiN Global is a global organization which supports and encourages women working in nuclear industries throughout the world, particularly energy and radiation applications. WiN Global aims to promote the understanding and public awareness of the benefits of nuclear and radiation applications through a series of active networks, both national and international. This year’s WiN Global Conference was organized by Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and Nawah Energy Company, both based in Abu Dhabi.

Dr. Kutchesfahani was a panelist on the “Do you have to be from STEM to be successful in the nuclear field” where she argued that the nuclear world is a multidisciplinary world. The Conference attracted over 200 nuclear women from many different countries and nuclear-related industries around the world.

Information on the Conference can be found here: http://womeninnuclearconference2016.com and on Twitter with the ‪#WINGlobal2016