Columbia WISC (wOMEN IN SCIENCE) membership registration
The Womensphere Global Network is a global community empowering women to lead and create the future. The Womensphere Global Network inspires, connects, and invests in women leaders,scientists, innovators, creators, entrepreneurs, and the next generation of women leaders - to boldly envision, to achieve, to transform our world, and to create our future. Membership is by invitation. The Network is managed by the Womensphere Foundation.
Columbia Women in Science is inviting Graduate Members of WISC to join the Womensphere Global Network as delegates and ambassadors representing Columbia's Graduate School of Sciences and Medicine.
Members have the opportunity to serve on the Womensphere STEM Leadership Committees, get discounted participation and scholarships to attend Womensphere Global Summits, and join free/discounted monthly events for women in STEM in NYC.
The first 50 Members from WISC to sign up, join, and confirm Membership in the Womensphere Global Network will also get a Full Scholarship to attend the Inaugural Womensphere Summit & Awards on Invention x Innovation x Exploration on February 25-26, featuring the Head of the National Science Foundation, Dr. France Cordova, among other influential global leaders in STEM.
Please review the global and local initiatives below, and please sign up to join (Complete Step 1 and Step 2).
GLOBAL & LOCAL INITIATIVES FOR WOMEN IN STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
NETWORK & COMMUNITY BUILDING
- Global Network & Ambassador Program (Global & Local)
- Community-Building Initiatives (Local)
SUMMITS, EVENTS & CAREER FAIRS
- January 15: Womensphere New Year Event, featuring Carla Harris, Vice Chairman, Morgan Stanley on the topic "Strategize to Win"
- February 12: Perspectives in STEM: The Life & Career of Dr. Cherry Murray, Dean of Harvard Engineering, in partnership with New York Academy of Sciences
- February 25-26, 2015: Innovation x Invention x Exploration Awards & Summit (New York) featuring Dr. France Cordova, Head of the National Science Foundation
- June 22-26, 2015: Emerging Leaders Global Summit – with Career Fair (Global, based in New York)
- July 2015: Emerging Leaders Global Summit – with Career Fair (Global, based in Silicon Valley)
AWARDS & COMPETITIONS
- April 2015: Global CodeFest (Global)
- June 2015: Emerging Leaders Global Awards (New York)
INCUBATOR & ACCELERATOR PROGRAMS
- Innovation & Venture Incubator (Local)
- Technology Leadership Accelerator Program (Local)
- The Nuclei Media & Mentoring Initiative (Global)
- Local Mentoring Initiatives for women in STEM in NYC (Local)
- Next Generation Mentoring for Girls (Local, future)