Join us for an evening of networking and an inspiring and informative panel discussion with some incredible women working in the fields of science, tech, engineering and math. The panel will discussing their owns journeys to a career in STEM, what the future can look like for STEM if we encourage more diverse involvement in this area and advice on getting jobs in their fiedl. So, join us for this important discussion promoting women’s education and career growth in STEM.
The event is open to women and men of all professional backgrounds.
Asha S. Collins, Head of US, Country Clinical Operations at Genentech
Maira Benjamin, Director of Engineering at Pandora
Smita Shankar, Director of Research at Impossible Foods, Inc.
Nora Naranjo, Mechatronics Engineer at eatsa
Moderator: Alison Mackay, Data Center Strategy Hiring atFacebook
Rest of the panel TBA
Borrowing from this August 2017 article by Vox.
"Getting more women into STEM careers is about more than just increasing workplace diversity. It's a matter of financial security and upward mobility for women. Workers in science and engineering fields are better paid and have more job security than most other workers in the United States.
It's also where the jobs are. The US Department of Labor expects STEM jobs to grow faster than all other occupations between 2012 and 2022.
6pm - 6:30pm Networking
6:30pm - 6:45pm Introductions
6:45pm - 8:00pm Recruiter panel and Q&A
8:00pm - 8:30pm Networking contd.
Refreshments will be served.
Dress: Business casual
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSOR
JOIN OUR COMMUNITY
For job announcements and career tips or to post jobs or share your LinkedIn profile, join our Careers and JobSearch FB page.
To connect with other expat women, join The Expat Woman Club FB group.
If you are interested in participating as a panelist, speaker or mentor at our events, please apply here.
PARTNER WITH US
If you would like to host or sponsor an event, promote your brand, product or service online or at an event, or recruit from our network of talented and diverse professionals, e-mail us at email@example.com.
TERMS OF PARTICIPATION AGREEMENT
You agree that you are responsible for any accidents or damages that you cause. You also agree to not hold The Expat Woman, or any of the event supporters liable for any loss, damage, injury, or any other unforeseeable incident.
You agree The Expat Woman, is not responsible for circumstances that may necessitate for substitutions or cancellations of speakers.
By Participating in the event, you grant The Expat Woman permission to capture photo/video of the event.
By registering for this event, you also consent to receive email communication from The Expat Woman and its programs about events and updates that may interest you.
Tickets for this event are non-refundable. If you are unable to attend, you have the option of giving it to a friend or team member to attend in your place.