Empowering Women in Science & Engineering
Presented in collaboration with UMassD Alumni Relations, College of Engineering, and Women in Defense-Greater Boston Chapter
Tuesday, October 26
UMassD alumnae and industry professionals will share their experiences building careers in the STEM and engineering fields. Students will have an opportunity to make connections during a speed networking session, then hear professionals speak on engineering-based work, technologies, and career opportunities in the defense industry. Speakers include women from Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility, STR, NUWC, and Raytheon.
5:00–5:30 p.m. Registration, Networking
5:30–6:15 pm.. Student Speed Networking
6:30–7:45 p.m. "Lightning Talks from industry professionals and dinner
This event is free for students. Alumni and industry professionals are directed to register through the Women in Defense-Greater Boston Chapter website. The fee is $25 for members of WID/NDIA and $45 for non-members. Proceeds from the event will primarily support the WID-GBC/UMassD Scholarship Women in Engineering.