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Across the STEMverse Industry Career Conference

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665 Exposition Boulevard

Los Angeles, CA 90089

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FREE for dues paying GWIS LA members. To join our chapter, please click here and select the Los Angeles chapter as your local affiliation. Once we recieve confirmation of your membership we will contact you with a discount code. Additionally, dues paying members will also recieve FREE headshots! Lunch and breakfast are provided.

Across the STEMverse is an industry career conference that strives to give scientists in the LA-wide area the opportunity to meet, seek advice, and to network with experienced professionals working outside of academia. It also aims to connect individuals from different fields, schools, and backgrounds to foster collaboration.

The conference will host professionals from a variety of STEM careers, including but not limited to:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Regulatory science
  • Patent law
  • Management consulting
  • Gaming
  • Technology transfer
  • Research & development
  • Science communication
  • Data science

All day parking can be found in the McCarthy Parking structure for $12.

Agenda (tentative to change)

Breakfast and check-In | 8 – 9 AM

Keynote speakers | 9 – 10:30 AM

Keynote speakers will share their career path, experiences, any adversities they overcame, and advice they would like to pass along to our attendees. After each speaker, there will be 10 minutes for audience questions.

Panel Discussion | 11 – 12:30 PM
The panel will consist of professionals from different fields and backgrounds. The audience will have the opportunity to ask the panel members career-related questions and The panel will share their knowledge and experiences. The discussions will not be field-specific, but rather focus more on career development, general advice on how to be competitive applicants, and women’s issues.

Lunch | 12:30 – 1:30 PM

Roundtable Discussion | 1:30 – 3 PM
Attendees will be provided with a list of discussion topics and their table location. Each table will hold discussions led by professionals with expertise in that area and attendees can choose to sit at any table with space. After a 30-minute discussion, attendees will be free to move to a different table.

Networking | 3 - 4 PM
Attendees will be able to mingle and network with our speakers and other attendees. Appetizers and drinks will be provided.

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