Open call for the II Talgo Award for Professional Excellence of Women in Engineering

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Talgo ha lanzado la convocatoria de la segunda edición delPremio TALGO a la Excelencia Profesional de la Mujer en la Ingeniería”, an award that seeks to reward those engineers who encourage, through out his professional career, more and more women study and opt for STEM professions (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics).

The award is aimed at those women of reference who, for his college and career background, have achieved great achievements and/or recognitions in the field of engineering in companies, public or private institutions or organizations.

This award, endowed with 25.000 EUR, aims last to overcome gender stereotypes about this profession and boost the professional relevance of women, both in the industry and in college, recognizing his excellence and dedication.

The president of Talgo, Carlos Palacio Oriol, said: “El número de mujeres que se decantan por las carreras técnicas sigue siendo muy inferior al número de hombres. Hemos creado este Premio para dar visibilidad a las grandes profesionales que tenemos en el campo de la ingeniería en nuestro país y para promover en las futuras generaciones de ingenieras el interés por esta profesión como medio para contribuir al desarrollo de la sociedad.

Participants will have up to 31 March of 2020 up to the 21:00h CET to submit their applications through the digital form on the Prize website: www.ingenieraexcelente.com

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Contest rules:
http://www.ingenieraexcelente.com/index.php/por-que-este-premio

For more information: premioingeniera@talgo.com

Link of interest: https://www.YouTube.com/watch?v-zBaHcuUu6k

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