Early Bird Registration extended to May 5th | Women in Science & Technology Conference @ UCSD

The early bird deadline has been extended to May 5th! 

The 14th Women in Science and Technology Conference (WIST) is quickly approaching! We will have inspiring speakers, workshops, seminars, and plenty of networking opportunities and hope you can join us. While WIST focuses on women and the unique challenges they face in science, all genders are welcome to attend.

What is the WIST conference?
A one-day symposium with 200+ attendees from the scientific community focusing on career and personal development, featuring keynote speakers:

  • Gillian Wilson, PhD
    Interim Deputy Director, University of California Observatories
    Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy,
    University of California Riverside
  • Homa Akbarian, PhD
    Head, R&D, Acclarent Inc., a Johnson & Johnson Company

WIST will feature exciting and informative workshops, panels, and seminars for individuals at all stages of their careers in both academia and industry. Hear from:

* Industry Chief Science Officers
* Directors
* Research Scientists
* Entrepreneurs
* Non-Bench Career Panelists
* Professors
* Marketing and Human Resource Professionals

Date: Saturday, May 20, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM
Location: UCSD Faculty Club, Muir Lane, La Jolla, CA 92037
See the Agenda here, and register here.