The Future of STEM
Buy your tickets now and join us for our Women in Leadership Forum.
The topic at hand: The Future of STEM. Led by international and Chicago-based women STEM leaders who are changing the face of the field right now!
We’ll engage with two panels, the international young leaders panel, a group of young women who are fearlessly committed to changing their communities through STEM, and the Chicago-based professionals who will expand on where the field is currently and what the future looks like for women in STEM.
Host: Mónica Fonseca, United Nations environmental ambassador, Colombian-American television presenter, journalist and blogger.
International Young Leaders Panel:
- Adara Hagman, 18-year-old designer, activist, futurist, and writer.
- Riya Mehta, 16-year-old global health developer.
Chicago-Based Professional in STEM Panel:
- Dr. Lesley De Souza, Conservation biologist, and explorer at the Field Museum.
- Dr. Krissa Skogen, Associate Conservation Scientist, and Adjunct Associate Professor, Northwestern University.
- Dominique Tucker, a research scientist specializing in lab startups, immunology, and inflammation panel designs.
- Urvi Purani, Senior Program Manager, Motorola.
- Gabriela Voicu, software engineer and astrophysicist.
- Brittany Towers, food scientist, will be engaging in a virtual experiment with us!