“Taking Control of a Meeting” Workshop with VMS Mentors

Whether you are leading a meeting or are one of a group of attendees, taking control of conversations and making your voice and ideas heard can be challenging. RSVP This workshop will begin with conversations between women about issues in this domain that they have faced both in graduate school and in the working world. … More “Taking Control of a Meeting” Workshop with VMS Mentors

Movie Night! Women in Politics, Women in Business

To help start off our conference, GWAMIT’s movie night will be Monday, October 24, 5:30-7:30 in 32-141. RSVP In 2016, Hillary Clinton became the first female presidential candidate to be nominated by a major party. Meanwhile, 21 companies on the Fortune 500 list are led by women (down from 24 last year). Despite these women in … More Movie Night! Women in Politics, Women in Business

“Negotiating your First Job Offer” Workshop with David Niño

Getting your first job is such an accomplishment! But then comes the next important step: negotiating the offer. How do you advocate for yourself in a professional manner? David Niño will lead an interactive workshop on negotiating for money, benefits, and more to prepare you for that fateful day. This workshop will be Wednesday Oct … More “Negotiating your First Job Offer” Workshop with David Niño

Designing the World through Entrepreneurship: A Panel of Women Entrepreneurs

Join us for a panel of accomplished women entrepreneurs as they discuss “Designing the World through Entrepreneurship: Women Entrepreneurs in Action.” The panel will be Thursday, October 27, 5:30-7:30pm in 32-155. Dinner will be served. RSVP Our speakers include: Marian Leitner, the Co-Founder & CEO of Archer Roose Wines. A serial entrepreneur, Marian loves building … More Designing the World through Entrepreneurship: A Panel of Women Entrepreneurs

Nidhi Kulkarni

Do not miss our closing keynote! An MIT alumna, Nidhi Kulkarni is Founder and CTO of Spitfire Athlete, a strength training app for women. RSVP She graduated from MIT with a B.S. in Computer Science and competed in NCAA D1 Lightweight rowing at MIT. Prior to founding Spitfire Athlete, she worked as a senior software … More Nidhi Kulkarni

Christine Souffrant Ntim: Entrepreneurship Without Borders

We are so excited about our opening Keynote Speaker! Christine will be speaking on Monday, October 24th, at noon in the student center. She will be discussing how to build and scale global companies in innovative ways. RSVP From her website‘s bio: “Christine Souffrant Ntim is a Haitian-American entrepreneur with over 7 years business management … More Christine Souffrant Ntim: Entrepreneurship Without Borders