YWS Camp

YWS Camp

The KWSE/APNN International Young Woman Scientist Camp (YWS Camp) aims to enhance global competitiveness and international cooperation among the next generation of women scientists and engineers. Since 2012, the YWS Camp has provided academic and cultural exchange programs to support their studies and early stage of career path. By interacting with future leaders at the 2021 YWS Camp, young women scientists and engineers will have opportunities to exchange research information, experience cultural diversity, and expand the global scientific networks.


Category Pre-meeting Official meeting
8.16 (Mon) 8.17 (Tue) 8.18 (Wed) 8.19 (Thu) 8.20 (Fri)

All day

Online Mentoring e-Poster Session, Online Lab Tour
Culture Exchange - “Cultural Vlog” Contest (Available to watch from Aug. 8)


  Plenary Session
One Minute Pitch
Culture Experience
Highlighted programs in yellow will feature a live stream.


Time 8.18 (Wed)


[Keynote Speech]

Jung-Hye Roe, President (National Research Foundation of Korea)

Seonhi Ro, Manufacturing Industry 4.0 Specialist (Ford Research & Advanced Engineering Europe)


[One Minute Pitch]

Promote a poster presentation and research discoveries

Share stories about the impact of COVID-19 on work/personal life and how to deal with it


[Cultural Experience] Learn basic hand sewing techniques and make masks


[Awards] Culture Vlog, One Minute Pitch (OMP)