WCSMO-12: Women Researchers’ Networking Lunch

Dear ISSMO Member:

WCSMO-12 is less than one month away and we are happy to announce a new event to be held at this year’s Congress: The Women Researchers’ Networking Lunch.  Details and RSVP information for this event are provided below.   

We would also like to take this opportunity to remind anyone interested in attending WCSMO-12 to register as soon as possible – online registration will be closing soon.

We hope to see you in Braunschweig,  
James Guest, Secretary General of ISSMO


Women Researchers’ Networking Lunch Announcement

We are organizing the “Women Researchers’ Networking Lunch”, scheduled for June 6, 2017 (Tuesday), during the lunch time of the World Congress of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization (WCSMO12), Braunschweig, Germany.  This event is sponsored by ISSMO (International Society for Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization) and the local organizing committee of WCSMO12, aiming for providing a networking opportunity for women attendees of the conference. 

The event is free and we welcome ALL WCSMO12 women attendees. Please pass this email onto your female colleagues and co-authors.  To help us better organize this event and future events, please RSVP as soon as possible, no later than May 15, 2017 to a brief survey at


The survey should take less than five minutes.  We looking forward to seeing you at Braunschweig.

Organizers:  Professors Wei Chen (weichen@northwestern.edu) and H Alicia Kim (hak113@eng.ucsd.edu)