July 2017: Marlene Hawelka is awarded 'FEMtech-Expert' of the month

In July 2017, Marlene Hawelka was awarded FEMtech-Expert of the month.

After being invited to apply by ÖGUT, she was able to prevail over two competitors and was selected by an interdisciplinary jury.

The video interview and the presse release produced for publishing the award turned out to be a vital foundation for numerous requests for interviews, statements and invitations to events.

By listing our Managing Director Angelika Rauch and the employees Marlene Doiber (formerly Hawelka), Angela Muth and Stefanie Wong, four female experts working at tbw research are represented in the Ministry’s ‘FEMtech expert database’.


FEMtech FEMtech is a program of the Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology (BMVIT) with the aim to support women in research and technology and thus to create equal opportunities in industrial and non-university research. The “Expert of the Month” award recognizes successful women from science, research and industry.