Membership type: associate
Nada AlShammariCountry of origin: Kuwait Currently in: Kuwait, Kuwait General field of specialization: Interdisciplinary
Current Research Activities
The Converging Arts and Science.
Publications resulting from Research:
Current professionCurrent professional activities type:ResearchIndustryHigher Education StudyScience Communication, Innovation through the Arts and Converging Science.
Workshop and Conference Attended2014 Kuwait Leadership for Impact: empowering women in the GUlf2013 The Barbican, London The Power and Benefit of Public Enterprise2013 Pratt Institute, NY, USA CSDS Sustainability Crash Course2013 Campbell Public Affairs Institute, Syracuse, USA Models of Community Engagement2013 Campbell Public Affairs Institute, Syracuse, USA Social Media in the Public Sector2013 Kuwait International Conference Women in Science2013 The Rockefeller University, NY, USA Improving Dialogue between Scientists & Educators2014 Kuwait University Fourth International Symposium on "Women and Parliament:the Present and the Future"2015 Kuwait University The role of civil society organizations in women's empowerment
AffiliationsBusiness and Professional Women
Presentation given2013Media For Change, workshop leaderAqaba, JordanEvent: Leaders of Democracy2013Civic Education: the impact of Film, curator and organizerNY, USAEvent: ‘Hatha Anna’ [ this is me ] MENA Film Festival2013Media and Gender: case studies Middle East and North AfricaIstanbul, TurkeyEvent: Leadership for Democracy Fellowship Alumni Conference2014Trailblazing Women in the History of KuwaitKuwait University, KuwaitEvent: 4th Womens Conference: Women's Research and Studies Center
Other AwardsFeb 2013Civic Education and Leadership FellowshipThe Civic Education and Leadership Fellowship (CELF) provides academics in the social sciences from the Middle East and North Africa to engage in 4-month residencies at the Maxwell School for Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University. The objectives of the program are to: • promote democracy and international standards in social science education at the university policy level • enhance the quality of civic education through improved curricula development and delivery, increased institutional capacity, and expanded student and faculty engagement.Sep 2010International Research Fellowship: Institute for the Converging Arts and SciencesFor interdisciplinary research in non-representational theory as a significant interpretive tool for new media, visual/aural cultures, communication technologies and the creative industries.Feb 2007The Kathy Acker Award for Multimedia ArtistsThe Kathy Acker grant and award [ USA and UK ] is given to members of creative communities who have made outstanding contributions in their discipline, or else served their community in outstanding ways. The award is named after novelist Kathy Acker, known for her uncompromising dedication and pioneering productions.Sep 2003Erasmus ScholarGrant for Scholarship in 'Visual Cultures', at FAMU and Charles University, Czech RepublicApr 2016Arab Woman AwardInspirational Arab Woman of the year 2016, Kuwait.