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Women@DDc Network

The Women@DDc Network is a joint initiative of Unit 9.3 Diversity Management at TU Dresden, the Barkhausen Institut, and the Head Office of DRESDEN-concept in order to better network women researchers of all levels and women science managers within the DRESDEN-concept research network, all the while improving their visibility.


The network is open to women researchers and science managers, including

  • Doctoral students and postdocs
  • Group Leaders
  • (Junior) Professors
  • Program/Science Coordinators
  • Project managers
  • Diversity/Equal Opportunities Officers
  • Administrative managers
  • Science communication/transfer/PR managers



Former Events

To mark International Women’s Day on 8 March, Diversity Management at TU Dresden and the Women@DDc Network are showing the film biography Hidden Figures.

Date: March 8, 2024, 5 to 7 p.m.
Venue: Zentralkino Dresden

The film will be shown in the original language (English) with subtitles.

After the film, the organisers look forward to a joint exchange and networking at the cinema bar.

Date: February 5 and 12, 2024, 3 to 6 p.m.
Venue: APB Andreas-Pfitzmann-Bau, Nöthnitzer Str. 46

Date: February 11, 2024, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Venue: CeTI TU Dresden, Barkhausenbau

Women@DDc Workshop:
Rhetorical Self-Defense
Date: September 19, 2023
Time: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Venue: Andreas-Pfitzmann Building (APB), Nöthnitzer Straße 46, 01187 Dresden, room 1096

The workshop is fully booked. Waitlist ist open: register preferably via LinkedIn registration or by email to women-at-ddc@barkhauseninstitut.org

Women@DDc General Assembly – Growing together
Date: September 7, 2023
Time: 1:00 to 3:30 pm
Location: Dülfersaal, TU Dresden (Dülferstr. 2 01069 Dresden)

Women@DDc Virtual Lunch Meeting #5
What is DRESDEN-concept?

Date: August 23, 2023
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Location: Online

Women@DDc Virtual Lunch Meeting #4
What Works: Gender Equality by Design

Date: June 28, 2023
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Location: Online

Women@DDc Virtual Lunch Meeting #3
Equal opportunities @ Fraunhofer
Date: May 24, 2023
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Location: Online

Women@DDc Tuesday Expert Talk #4:
Postdoc and graduate programs (Master/PhD/Postdocs)
Date: May 9, 2023
Time: 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.
Location: COSMO Wissenschaftsforum at Kulturpalast Dresden

This event series is co-organized by the Women@DDc Network and the Dresden International Graduate School for Biomedicine and Bioengineering (DIGS-BB).

Women@DDc Virtual Lunch Meeting #2
TUD International Campus – Campus and community for university and DDc?

Date: April 26, 2023
Time: 12:00 – 1:00 pm
Location: Online

More information is provided on the website of Equal Opportunities at TU Dresden.


Female science managers and scientist, who are interested in the network, can register via the platform LinkedIn, where they can connect and receive information about events and activities in the network.