The Other Four Regional Chairs are:
Quebec: Dr. Claire Deschênes,
Ontario: Dr. Monique Frize,
Prairie Region: Dr. M. Elizabeth Cannon,
B.C./Yukon: Dr. Maria Klawe,
Affiliated organizations include:
Women in Science and Engineering (WISE)
WISE is a voluntary network of individuals working together to promote and support women in science, engineering and related careers. Founded in 1998, WISE has been active in many activities to encourage girls and women throughout the province to consider the broad range of career choices in these fields. WISE cooperates on activities with the NSERC/Petro-Canada Chair.
Canadian Coalition of Women in Engineering, Science and Technology
CCWEST is a national coalition of groups that promotes women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, celebrates their contributions and applies new vision to these fields.
Other contacts in the Atlantic Region include:
Association of Nova Scotia Women for Education and Research in Science
ANSWERS promotes the full participation of women in the research, application,
and teaching of science in Nova Scotia.
Women in Resource Development Committee
The WRDC is committed to advancing women's economic autonomy in the development of natural resources in Newfoundland and Labrador by promoting involvement of women in resource development projects. (709)738-3713, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.wrdc.nf.ca
Society of Women Engineers
SWE is a non-profit educational and service organization founded in1950 and dedicated to increasing the number of women in engineering and ensuring their continued success as engineers and leaders.
Institute for Women and Technology
The IWT mission is to increase the impact of women on all aspects of
technology, increase the positive impact of technology on the lives of
the world's women, and help communities, industry, education and government
benefit from these increases.