Transcription – Meet Rachade Hmamouchi (Full version)
[Music up: calm and relaxing background music]
[Shots of a woman jogging and walking on a city sidewalk in winter]
Rachade: I really believe that any girl can be into science. There is science behind everything.
[Shot of the interview subject seated in a lounge and speaking directly to camera]
[Text on screen: Rachade Hmamouchi, CEO, Iaso Genetics Inc., M.Sc.]
Rachade: My name is Rachade Hmamouchi, and I'm the founder of Iaso Genetics.
[Shots of Rachade going into a café and of her showing a test swab to a client. Shots of Rachade speaking directly to camera alternating with shots of her working on a computer in the café.]
Rachade: We send you a genetic test linking your DNA to science and providing you recommendation based on it to prevent deficiencies.
[Close-ups of Rachade and of test tubes and shots of her speaking directly to camera]
Rachade: I figured out I really like science and technology. I was really interested by the biological field, so I found it really interesting to know more how stuff works. And math, it's really simple and logical.
[Shot through a café window of Rachade typing on a laptop, then a shot of her speaking directly to camera]
Rachade: I went to Switzerland—Geneva—to do my master's. We were maybe less than four girls in the classroom.
[Shots of Rachade jogging in the winter and of her speaking directly to camera]
Rachade: As a new entrepreneur, it's nice to see other people struggling with the same problems.
[Shots of Rachade talking to her mentor in a café and of her speaking to another woman in a lounge]
Rachade: I have a mentor. She's in the STEM field also. It's really interesting to see her point of view because she had the same challenges.
[Shots of Rachade showing a test swab to a client and of her talking to another client in a lounge]
Rachade: The first person who can support the child is the parents. Even if they don't have a scientific background, it's okay.
[Shots of Rachade speaking directly to camera alternating with close-ups]
Rachade: You don't need to prove yourself all the way along. Find something that we are interested about and try to understand how it works. You can do it.
[Shot of Rachade at the end of a jog]
Rachade: It's really the best time to be in STEM because it's a big revolution now. Science is going to be in our life forever, and it's starting now.
[Close-up of Rachade smiling]
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