2016 Women in Science Mixer at OMSI

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Registrations are closed

Online registration for the 2016 Women in Science Mixer at OMSI has closed. However, you are still welcome to attend the mixer and pay cash at the door. Please bring exact change, if possible. We will be accepting cash only. There is an ATM inside the museum.

2016 Women in Science Mixer at OMSI

By Women in Science Portland

When and where

Date and time

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 · 5:30 - 8pm PDT


OMSI 1945 Southeast Water Avenue Portland, OR 97214


The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) has generously agreed to host the 2016 Women in Science Annual Mixer! The date is set for Wednesday, November 2 from 530PM - 800PM in OMSI's fun and dynamic Turbine Hall. Appetizers will be provided by Bon Apetit. Drinks for purchase at the bar.

To promote our mission of enhancing networking and mentoring across career levels and career types, we are encouraging supporters of women in STEM fields of all career levels and types to join us on November 2! See webpage below for details.



To encourage attendees to meet new people, WIS will host a "bingo card" networking game with prizes that include:

  • 2 sets of OMSI After Dark Tickets with an OMSI pint glass
  • 3 Starbucks gift cards
  • 2 copies of Ask For It by Linda Babcock and Sara Laschever
  • 1 Yellow Scope Science Kit for Girls

Prizes will be announced at 715PM. Yellow Scope will also have a demo table at the event.


WIS will be hosting a silent auction fundraiser at the mixer to raise money for 2017 Women in Science programming, as well as OMSI's Summer Camp Scholarship for Girls. Silent auction items include:

  • 1 massage from Ancient Fern Medicine
  • 1 acupuncture session from Ancient Fern Medicine
  • 2 wine tasting tours for Hyland Estate
  • 1 wine tasting tour for Willamette Valley Winery
  • Stumptown Coffee
  • 2 tours with Third Wave Coffee
  • 1 Salt and Straw gift certificate


WIS has been fortunate to have many generous sponsors for this event, so we dedicated an entire webpage to them! Please see the link below for more information on WIS supporters.


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