• Women in Science Conference

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    Name: Women in Science Conference
    Date: September 29, 2022
    Time: 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM CDT
    Event Description:
    The Women in Science Conference is a celebration of women in all STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) professions. Hosted by the Emerald Coast Science Center and BAE Systems, the evening will consist of inspirational presentations from professional women in STEM careers followed by a panel discussion where the audience can engage with speakers and ask questions. Proceeds benefit the Girls Empowered with Math and Science (GEMS) program held by the Emerald Coast Science Center. All ages are welcome, especially middle school and high school students looking to discover careers in STEM. Guests will have a chance to mingle with the speakers and other guest professionals. Light refreshments provided. This year, our speakers will discuss groundbreaking, memorable moments from their careers, how they have overcome challenges as women in STEM, and offer advice to young women interested in STEM careers and educations. All speakers will be a part of a panel discussion toward the end of the event to take questions from the audience. This is an excellent event for students of all ages and genders to receive firsthand advice and information from local STEM professionals. SPEAKERS -Kate Tobin, Journalist and Video Producer specializing in science and technology at Kate Tobin Productions LLC -Sarah Cottrell, Manufacturing Manager at BAE Systems -Karen Reid, Board Certified Behavior Analyst, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, and Owner/CEO of Beyond --Expectations and Lotus Arts & Learning Center -Caroline Stewart, Chief Nursing Officer at HCA Florida Fort Walton-Destin Hospital -Kimberly Mastrocola, Special Operations Project Integration Lead for the Air Force
    Location:
    Northwest Florida State University 100 E College Blvd Niceville, FL 32578 Northwest Florida State College Student Services Center Raider Cafe & Lobby
    Date/Time Information:
    Thursday, September 29, 2022 5:30-7:30 p.m.
    Contact Information:
    850-664-1261
    Fees/Admission:
    Students: free, Adults: $10 Students will still need to register for tickets in order for us to ensure we do not exceed the number of attendees our space can host.
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