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FoR Boston 2017: Expanding Leadership Roles for Early Career Researchers
Friday, November 17, 2017 - Saturday, November 18, 2017
The goal of this symposium is to promote the creation of leadership positions for early career scientists to ensure their representation during decision-making conversations that affect the future of the scientific enterprise.
Friday November 17 will feature keynote speakers (the incredible Kenny Gibbs from NIH and Nick Shockey from SPARC), a panel discussion, and a networking reception. The following morning will consist of interactive workshops to design an action plan to advocate for the creation of leadership positions.
See their website here for full details.
MASS AWIS is the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association for Women in Sciences. Our mission is to support women in all scientific fields and to achieve equity and full participation for women in science, mathematics, engineering, and technology. Our events and membership are open for the public regardless of their gender, professional background, or career level.