Bianka Siwińska CEO Educational Foundation “Perspektywy"
Dr. Bianka Siwinska is scientist, activist, initiator of public campaigns Dr. Bianka Siwinska is scientist, activist, initiator of public campaigns CEO of Educational Foundation “Perspektywy"
Siwinska is an initiator of public campaign „Girls to Technical Schools/ Dziewczyny na politechniki!” (200 000 girls participated) and Start-up Academy for women in TECH: "Shesnnovation", as well as projects: “Lean in STEM,”, “IT for SHE,” and „New technologies for girls” scholarships (in cooperation with Intel). "IT for SHE" project won European Digital Skills Award 2017 - for the best program for women in TECH and IT in Europe (by European Commission). In 2018 she created "Perspektywy Women in Tech Summit" - the biggest event for women in technology in Europe (6000+ participants in 2019) She works as expert of World Bank in Tajikistan as well (field of expertise: gender in Higher Education) and she is an author of several books on internationalisation of higher education and reports on international students in Poland and women in tech fields.
Laureates of Awards:
• Title of Businesswoman of 2015 – for supporting women in STEM
• Woman of the Mazovia Region 2016
• Ambassador of Polish Congresses 2019
• Digital Shaper 2019