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Women in Bioscience Conference 2016

November 9, 2016 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Women in Bioscience Conference - November 9, 2016 in Columbus

BioOhio is excited to host our second Women in Bioscience Conference, featuring speakers covering topics such as executive presence and board representation, social media, starting a business, transforming technical talks, and negotiation. And as always, networking opportunities will be plentiful!

Our goal is to highlight numerous bioscience career options, for scientific and non-scientific jobs, along with practical concepts to advance women in the bioscience industry.

Agenda

8:30 am

Registration, Breakfast & Networking

9:00

Welcome by John F. Lewis Jr., President & CEO, BioOhio

9:05

Setting the Stage for the Day & Networking Icebreaker

9:30

Finding your Executive Presence & Becoming a Board Member

A panel focused on the journey of top female executives and how they learned from mentors, accomplished their goals, and became board members.

10:30

Break

10:50

Morning Breakout Sessions

Session 1:  Women in Government Relations

A breakout session focused on the advocacy side of bioscience and how women have impacted Ohio’s government relations landscape.

Session 2:  Social Media Strategies to Advance Your Career

This breakout session will discuss practical tips to establish and grow your online presence and utilize social media to advance your career.

11:50

Lunch & Networking

1:00

Starting a Business: What’s Next After the Idea?

Learn from women who have been involved in the startup community, navigated economic development issues, and launched successful business ventures.

2:00

Break

2:20

Afternoon Breakout Sessions

Session 1:  Transforming Technical Talks and Showing Value

This break-out session will focus on how to turn technical scientific information into concepts that can be easily understood by investors and colleagues.

Session 2:  Negotiation & Persuasion: Responsibilities, Opportunities, Salary

This break-out session will teach negotiating tips through interactive role-playing with the audience.

3:20

Event Wrap Up

3:30 – 5

Networking Reception

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Venue

Villa Milano Banquet and Conference Center

1630 Schrock Road, Columbus, OH 43229

Organizer

BioOhio
Phone:
614-675-3686 x1004
Email:
jgoldsberry@bioohio.com
Website:
www.bioohio.com

Venue

Villa Milano
1630 Schrock Road
Columbus, OH 43229 United States
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Phone:
(614) 882-2058
Website:
http://villamilano.com/