UW WiSE: Spring Lecture Series Wednesday – Register Today.

Life. Connected with Technology

You are Invited to Attend the

Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE)

2013 Spring Quarter Lecture Series

Mute the Noise: Overcoming Negative Stereotypes of Women as Leaders.”

While things in the corporate world are getting better for women, we still have a ways to go. Women in leadership and executive positions face gender stereotypes daily, especially in the male dominated world of science and engineering. Negative gender stereotypes misrepresent the true talents of a women leaders and can undermine their contributions to science and engineering. Panelists will share their experiences with being a woman leader in a primarily male industry, and how they have overcome the negative stereotypes.

When: Wednesday, April 24th

Time: 6:00 – 7:30pm Doors open @ 5:30

Where: UW Seattle Campus – Kane Hall 110

Lectures are FREE but registration is required. On-line Registration is NOW open at https://catalyst.uw.edu/webq/survey/wisecat/195082

Panel of Presenters:

Dr. Josephine Bolotski, Principal Engineer, Qualcomm

Dr. Ebonni Adams,Mechanical Systems Engineer, Boeing

Tracy Daly, Sr. Manager, 787 Flightline Engineer, Boeing

Mary K. Nigro, Retrofit Engineer, Boeing

Raquel Cundiff, Lead Customer Engineer, Boeing

Kristen Holland, Engineer, Puget Sound Naval Shipyard (PSNS)

Brenna Merriweather, Boeing

Natosha Norlin Voegele, Perbix Bykonen

Networking Reception before and after event.

To learn more about QUALCOMM our 2012/13 Sponsor please visit:

http://www.qualcomm.eu/

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http://www.engr.washington.edu/curr_students/studentprogs/wise.html

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