Women in Engineering

Women in Engineering (WIE) session in cooperation with IEEE WIE

Wednesday, November 15, 10:00-10:50 and 11:10-13:00 Room 3

Chair: Prof. Hagit Messer-Yaron, Department of Electrical Engineering-Systems

Tel Aviv University, Israel


Opportunities and Challenges for Women in Engineering

Prof. Hagit Messer-Yaron, Tel Aviv University, Israel


Panel Discussion: The Unique Challenges of Women in Engineering from a Personal Perspective       

Moderator: Dr. Michal Sela, "Co- Creation"​ Consulting

Four engineers with various career tracks:

Shlomit Weiss, Senior Vice President Engineering at Mellanox

Anat Eshel-Goldman, senior VLSI designer at Broadcom

Tal Laufer, Director, Product Line Manager at ARRIS

Dana Segev, Entrepreneur


     Leading a Change within the Organization

     Efrat Liani, PhD, Global HR expert, former Head of HR Microsoft Israel 


    Concluding Remarks

     Sherry Hess, VP Marketing, NI/AWR, USA