sfAWIS and WILS presents: Science and Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (PST)
San Francisco, CA
Have a venture idea but don’t know how to start?
Curious about what it takes to start and run your own business?
Looking for an inspiration?
sfAWIS and UCSF WILS presents Akhila Satish, CEO of CyberDoctor, a digital platform designed to improve healthcare. PatientPartner, their first breakthrough product, was shown to improve patient adherence to medication, diet, and exercise recommendations.
Akhila has a Bachelor’s degree in Neuroscience and graduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania. She was named one of the top five women CEOs in digital health to watch. She began her entrepreneurial journey as an undergraduate spending late nights researching her idea.
Join us to learn more about Akhila's journey as an entrepreneur.
February 12, 2014, MB GEN N-114
6:30-7:00 pm Networking with light dinner
7:00-8:00 pm Presentation
8:00-8:30 pm Q&A and networking
Online registration: $5 AWIS members/students* or $10 non-members
At the door: $8 members/students or $15 non-members
*UCSF students are free. Funding is provided by WILS for the first 40 UCSF attendees.
RSVP by Monday February 10th for online rate.
All are welcome!
When & Where
San Franscisco AWIS
The San Francisco chapter of the Association for Women in Science (sfAWIS) is dedicated to advancing the careers of women in science and technology through networking, career development seminars, and volunteer opportunities. We offer:
- Monthly meetings that feature industry and research professionals sharing their insight, knowledge, and lessons learned.
- Networking opportunities with local professionals in your field
- The opportunity to mentor and be mentored through our mentoring program in conjunction with UCSF Women in Life Sciences (WILS).
Check out our website at sfawis.com