Session: STEM and space to inspire girls to pursue a career in the space industry
Space matters when it comes to the right of women to benefit from science and technology and also as a dimension of achieving the SDGs. A brief talk to inspire women and girls engaging in STEM and space careers.
Bio: Chiara Chiesa
She helps to infuse space technology into the commercial sector, connecting people, startups, companies and institutions within the aerospace and NewSpace domain.
Public relations expert, her background includes foreign literatures studies, communication, marketing and business.
NASA Space Apps Challenge Brescia Lead and organizer since 2018, President and co-founder of INTERSTELLARS (a space tech transfer dissemination not for profit association)and fond of new technologies, she is sales advisor for Graphene-xt and PR and advisor for Walle, a taxi-drone startup.
Chiara is one of the 1000 “Unstoppable women” that are changing Italy through innovation, list by StartupItalia.
She is Mentor and role model for Space4Women Network, a program by UNOOSA (United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs) to inspire girls and women to pursue STEM and space careers.