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11th Annual AWIS Chicago Innovator and Motivator Awards Reception

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Salero Restaurant

621 West Randolph Street

Chicago, IL 60661

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Please join the AWIS Chicago Executive Board in our 11th year of celebration of women in science as we honor Ramille Shah and Jini Ramprakash, recipients of the 2017 AWIS Chicago Innovator and Motivator Awards. Our annual awards reception will include time to network with fellow women and men in STEM from 6-7PM, followed by short talks by our distinguished awardees. Registration includes light hors' d'oeuvres, and a cash bar will available for all attendees.

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AWIS-Chicago Innovator Award Winner:

Ramille Shah, Ph.D.

Ramille is an Assistant Professor at Northwestern University, with appointments in both Materials Science and Engineering and Transplant Surgery. In her career thus far Ramille has established the Shah Tissue Engineering and Additive Manufacturing (TEAM) Lab, and has developed technology for 3D printing of biomaterials. She was recognized in 2014 for her innovative contributions to science as she was one of Crain's Chicago Business 40 under 40. Also, in 2016 she received the Clarence Ver Steeg Graduate Faculty Award at Northwestern.

AWIS-Chicago Motivator Award Winner:

Jini Ramprakash,

Jini is the Deputy Division Director for the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF). She is regarded by her colleagues as a passionate motivator and supporter of women in STEM at all stages of their educational and career development. Jini is especially passionate about introducing young women to STEM subjects and has been instrumental in the success of the Argonne National Laboratory "Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day".


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What are my transportation options for getting to the event?

Salero is accessible by public transportation, including the CTA buses 56 and 20 and the Clinton Green/Pink line CTA stop, and it is two blocks from Ogilvie Transportation Center.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us at info@awis-chicago.org.

What does my registration fee go towards?

The registration fee goes towards hors' d'oeuvres, the organization of this event, and towards allowing AWIS Chicago to continue hosting events in the future. AWIS Chicago is a non-profit organization so every dollar counts! Thank you for your support!

What is the dress code for the event?

The dress code is business casual.

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