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Our mission is to empower women to enter, remain, and advance in science careers both inside and outside academia. We provide professional development training and a supportive community with opportunities for networking and mentoring.
Alternative Career Networking Event
Interested in exploring diverse career options in science?
Join us for the opportunity to network with professionals in a variety of science careers. This event will be held in a speed-networking fashion with participants switching tables every 15 minutes giving you the opportunity to interact with multiple professionals in a small group setting.
Date: Tuesday, July 18th
Time: 6:30-8:30 pm
Venue: Amity Hall (Downtown)
80 W 3rd St, New York, NY
This event is FREE for AWIS members! $15 REFUNDABLE deposit to reserve your spot.To become a member, please visit: https://www.awis.org/join/
Non-members: $15 advance registration
6:30-7.00 pm Registration and refreshments
7:00-8:30 pm Speed networking (six 15 min sessions)
8:30-9:00 pm General Networking (optional)
This is a ticketed event and attendees must register on the Meetup site to attend. Appetizers will be provided free of charge and drinks will be available for purchase at the bar.
Industry Professionals (full bios available here):
Gurdip Daffu, PhD
Senior Copywriter, The BLOC
Anasuya Das, PhD
Senior Data Scientist, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Ania Fryszkowska, PhD
Associate Principle Scientist, Preclinical Development, Merck &Co.
Carolina Ibanez-Ventoso, PhD, MBA
Equity Research, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC
Andrea Marat, PhD
Scientific Editor, Rockefeller Publishing Press
Elisabeth Mari, PhD
Director of Biomedical Research, National MS Society
Shelina Ramnarine, PhD
Postdoctoral Real World Evidence Alliance Data Scientist, The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson
Cosmetic Science in Wellness: Challenges, Consumer Demand and Entrepreneur Opportunities
Dear Women in Science,
Please join AWIS Metro NY in collaboration with The Clear Scoop for an opportunity to network with professionals in the field of cosmetic science. This panel discussion will provide you an opportunity to understand entrepreneur opportunities in the field of wellness oriented cosmetic science, consumer demands and challenges.
The Clear Scoop is a team of business and environmental health professionals, passionate about research driven guidance for "cleaner non-toxic" personal care. The Clear Scoop helps find non-toxic skin care products for skin issues like dry skin, eczema or hypoallergenic skin.
Date: Thursday May 18th, 2017
Time: 6:30 to 8:00 pm
Venue: Hired, 841 Broadway, Suite 500
New York, NY 1000
6:30-7:00 pm Registration & Networking
7:00-8:00 pm Career Panel Event
Please see our Events page for Industry Professional Biographies
This is a ticketed event and attendees must register in advance on our Meetup site to attend.
This event is free for AWIS members. Registrations fees will be refunded to those members who attend the event.
Non-members: $15 advance registration
We look forward to meeting you!
AWIS-Metro NY Team
Tuesday, November 29th, 6:00-8:00 pm
Hofbrau Bierhaus NYC
One block from Grand Central Station (712 3rd avenue @ 45th street)
Please RSVP on Meetup so we know who will be attending!
This event is FREE.
FREE for MetroNY AWIS members
Attendees must register on our Meetup site
Wednesday, November 16th, 6:30-8:30 pm
NYU, 31 Washington Place, New York, NY
Career Grease: How to Get Unstuck and Pivot Your Career
Tickets are required for this event. Click here to register.
Regular price is $60
AWIS Members:ONLY $15!!! Email firstname.lastname@example.org for discount code
Date and Time
NYC Seminar and Conference Center
71 W 23rd St #515
New York, NY 10010
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