By Janny Marie Peterslund Dr. Allen Eaves on Women, STEMCELL and SCWIST How women fit into BC’s largest biotech company and why STEMCELL sponsors SCWIST I am interviewing Dr. Allen Eaves, who is the CEO and Founder of the STEMCELL Group of Companies, including STEMCELL Technologies Inc., Malachite Management Inc., STEMSOFT Software Inc., and Connexon […]
Creating Connections 4.0 – “Engaging our World” Date: May 22 & 23, 2015 Creating Connections has an amazing program with a diverse selection of insightful and inspiring sessions and keynotes. SCWIST will have representatives including: Friday Panel B: Sponsoring Women to Executive Positions Panelists: Cheryl Kristiansen, SCWIST Make Possible Mentoring Network Project Manager; Amy Gonzales, […]
Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology Promotes, encourages and empowers women and girls in science and technology SCWIST X UBC-Computer Science Presents: Explore Career Paths that Combine Life Sciences with Computer Sciences Biologists and healthcare providers are turning to IT to design innovative solutions. The demand for talents with knowledge in IT and […]
Scwist October 2013 Newsletter Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology Promotes, encourages and empowers women and girls in science and technology IN THIS ISSUE October 2013 Message from the President From the Blog SCWIST Events Did you know? Message From the President THE POWER OF NETWORKING Hello SCWIST! Fall has arrived, meaning our […]
Join Women 2.0 this October for Founder Friday Vancouver on Friday, October 4th from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm. Hosted by Work [at] Play. Founder Friday is a Women 2.0 networking event to promote the creation of new networks among aspiring entrepreneurs, current entrepreneurs and investors in innovative cities around the world. Both women and men are invited to […]
Register here for the Knowledge is Power: Ovarian Cancer Canada.
By Kristi Charish. This is a tricky blog to write. So much so I’ve been mulling over what I’m going to say all week. It’s not every day the science community responds so passionately to a media piece, let alone a music video clip. Most of you out there have probably heard, seen, or weighed […]
On Feb 2nd 2012, SCWIST held a financial planning workshop entitled “ We Lift as We Climb – Women, Money and Leadership” which aimed to clarify the issues surrounding financial planning and labour negotiations of women. The event was led by Tracy Theemes, co-founder of Sophia Financial Planning, a financial planning group which specialised in […]