March 2014 Newsletter

  Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology Promotes, encourages and empowers women and girls in science and technology IN THIS ISSUE March 2014 Message from the President Fun Run Scholarship Opportunity ms infinity Update Volunteer Opportunities Event Recap Community Outreach SCWIST Upcoming Events Job Board Message from the President As a non-profit organization […]

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XX Event 2014 Recap

XX Event 2014 Recap It was my great pleasure to organize XX Evening 2014, an evening of networking and dynamic discussion, for women studying and working in science, engineering, and technology.  The event was a great success, with about 189 attendees in total, including SCWIST board members, volunteers, and Wonder Women.  This women-only evening connects young […]

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Presidents Blog: March 2014

Spring and SCWIST As a non-profit organization which has been managed mainly by volunteers since its inception in 1981, SCWIST has had a long history of creative and inspiring initiatives which cover many aspects of connecting women in science, technology, and engineering. The month of March represents one of those great initiatives in form of […]

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BioTech Annecto – Biotechnology: Inventorship and Ownership

Date: March 25th, 2014 Time: 6:00 pm Location: Discovery Parks # 887 Great Northern Way Vancouver, British Columbia. Cost: $15 Early Bird (Until March 14) $20 Online $25 at the door (cash only) Agenda: 6:00pm – 6:15pm  Registration 6:15pm – 7:00pm  Networking 7:00pm – 7:45pm  Presentation 7:45pm – 8:30pm  Networking continues Register: http://biotechannecto.com/Default.aspx?pageid=6&CityID=6

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Event: Career Connect | KPMG

Career Connect | KPMG Date: March 25th, 2014 Time: 9:00 am – 12:30 pm Location: 777 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver BC Details: Presentations include topics below: Welcome and overview of KPMG by Mikaela Taylor, KPMG Partner & SBN Board Director Why work at KPMG? Overview of Life Sciences group and opportunities at KPMG Personal stories from […]

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Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

Cleanup Information Group type: Community Group Group name: SCWIST helps the Environment Date: 12 April 2014 Starts: 10:30AM Meeting location: At the bottom of the Balaclava Stairs on the shoreline. Additional Event Details: The Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST) is hosting this events with their friends. Low tide is 11:19AM for April […]

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ms infinity Update

Spring is (almost) here and I’m so excited that the next eMentoring session is right around the corner!  The Spring 2014 session will be starting on April 6 and I already have a long waitlist of young women who would like to participate.  The program has continued to grow each session and I consistently get […]

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