Women In Science 1-day Workshop

Women In Science 1-day Workshop

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Women In Science 1-day Workshop
WISDOM (Women in Science Demonstrating Outstanding Merits)
is partnering with the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship & the STEM UP Network
at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology
10AM to 3PM, September 28th, 2022 - Lunch Included
Save your calendar for September 28th for a great interactive event created
especially for women, women in science and women in science looking to get into the business world.


The Program Schedule:

"Designing Your Startup" from 10:30AM to 12:00PM

In this session, Jay Jayamohan, serial entrepreneur and director of the CiE will explore the considerations founders should make and the actions they should take early in the creation of a new venture.


  • Jay Jayamohan, Executive Director of the CiE

Lunch onsite from 12:00PM to 1:00PM

"Engineering your success story" from 1:00PM to 3:00PM

In this session, we will explore the science behind navigating your personal career pathway, including interview strategies, shared life experiences and unlocking the power of the mind to create new possibilities. You are the engineer of your success story.


  • Dr. Dirk Frese (Executive Director, WISDOM)
  • Dr. Roxy Swails (Standards Development Leader, Lutron Electronics)
  • Andrea Clough (The Engineer Whisperer)
September 28th, 2022 from 10:00 AM to  3:00 PM
326 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
United States
Event Fee(s)
High school students $0.00
College students $0.00
All other participants $25.00

About Wisdom – Women in Science

WISDOM is a 501(c)(3) non-profit working to provide opportunities, resources, and support to female scientists looking to advance their careers outside academia. Our goal is to bring women and industry together to affect change, facilitate innovation, and develop women’s leadership opportunities in commercial science. Your tax-deductible donation allows us to create the resources, programs, and support needed to advance this mission.

About Julabo USA

When it comes to temperature control companies, JULABO USA offers unparalleled quality and service. JULABO manufactures and provides the most innovative liquid temperature control solutions. Science, research, and industry depend on JULABO to deliver highly precise temperature control for internal and external applications and rapid changes in temperature. JULABO is committed to environmentally friendly materials and complies with international environmental standards to protect people and the planet.

About the STEM UP Network @ HU

A leading network of women professionals in STEM, our community of professional women in science and technology prepares women with real-world strategies and relationships that support development and advancement personally and within our careers. Over the past year, almost 400 women from across the country and 6 different countries have participated in (and benefitted from) STEM-UP Network programs and connections.

About the CiE @ HU

Our goal is to make the CiE the center of a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem that brings these communities together with the professors, students, and alumni of Harrisburg University and a network of community and business leaders, and advisors to build innovations in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Since its inception in 2019, The CiE has delivered 27 educational and partnership programs. The center has directly engaged 100 Students, 20 Faculty members, and 2000 participants in our programs.

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