Organizing in the Workplace
Date: Saturday, March 23, 2019
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Our host: Boehringer Ingelheim Fremont, Inc.
Join an interactive workshop for a day of networking and connecting
Hear from women leaders from biotech, academia, and high tech on the power of connecting at work and building communities. Some featured speakers and activities include:
- Aida Sabo VP Diversity at Parexel,a strong advocate of building a diverse work force
- Dr. Bahija Jallal, CEO of Immunocore and former AWIS president on the benefits of workplace employee resource groups
- Learn how to self promote to build your career – Participate in Google’s I Am Remarkable training (#iamremarkable)
- Plus, we will feature a round table workshop aimed at helping attendees understand how to promote diversity and inclusion at work with positive impact to their careers
There will be a raffle with some great prizes and we will provide breakfast and lunch. Be sure to bring your business cards! We look forward to seeing you!
8:30 – 9:00 Breakfast
9:00 – 9:45 Morning Keynote speaker
Aida Sabo, VP Diversity/Inclusion Strategy at PAREXEL will speak to how to find creative ways to execute diversity and inclusion strategies
9:45 – 11:30 Breakout Session 1- Self promote yourself
Google Initiative-I Am Remarkable Facilitator: Kat Langan Google workshop https://iamremarkable.withgoogle.com/ In this training you will earn about importance/gain tools to help you develop the skills of self promotion to benefit your career
11:30 – 12:00 Lunch / Networking
12:00-1:00 Keynote speaker afternoon:
Bahija Jallal, CEO, Immunocore, previous AWIS national president will speak to her story around successfully building a supportive environment for men/women to communicate the business need of building diversity/inclusion groups even in the most resistant environments
1:00 – 2:00 Breakout Session 2: Don’t Give Up!!! Led by Boehringer Ingelheim’s Women’s Group
2:00 – 3:00 Interactive Speaker Panel: Organizing to Make a Difference
Nicole Vadivel, Ph. D, Tesla
Kat Langan, Google
Michelle Kim, Awaken
Sara Rosso, Founder SCU Women in Business
3:00 – 3:15 Close out: The Challenge / Call to Action
AWIS members $35.00
At the door $55.00
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Saturday, March 23, 2019
Boehringer Ingelheim Fremont, Inc.
6701 Kaiser Drive
Fremont, CA 94555