Annual U of T Scientista Conference

Advancement and Integration of Women in STEM - Women Coming Together


10:00 AM: Registration & Breakfast
10:30 - 10:40 AM: Opening
10:40 - 11:00 AM: Laurie Harrison Keynote Presentation
11:00 - 11:10 AM: Questions
11:10 - 11:20 AM: Break
11:20 - 11:40 AM: Patricia Brubaker Keynote Presentation
11:40 - 11:50 AM: Questions
11:50 - 12:00 PM: Break
12:00 - 1:00 PM: Workshops
1:00 - 2:00 PM: Lunch
2:00 - 2:45 PM: Panel
2:45 - 3:00 PM: Break
3:00 - 3:20 PM: Imnar Givoni Keynote Presentation
3:20 - 3:30 PM: Questions
3:30 - end: Pics + Networking

The University of Toronto Scientista Chapter will be holding its annual conference early next year, aimed at the advancement and integration of women in STEM. This conference will host a variety of female STEM keynotes, workshops, and networking.

Join us for the chance to be part of a movement towards women’s equality in STEM, learn new skills and network with leading women in their fields.

Location: TBA
Date: TBA
Tickets: $5
Breakfast, lunch, and refreshments will be provided.




If you have any dietary restrictions or require any accommodations please let us know.

100% of the proceeds from this event will be going towards a Scientista Scholarship for an undergraduate woman at the University of Toronto, pursuing STEM.


Doina Oncel: How to be an Entrenpreneur

Vanessa Vakharia: Imagining a World Where Kim Kardashian Loves Math

Hina Latif: Essential Resume and Cover Letter Skills to Make You Stand Out

Panel Speakers:

Doina Oncel: Founder and CEO of hEr VOLUTION.

Shreya Shulka: Developmental Scientist and CCRM.

Julie Hache: Co-founder of County Coworking

Afifa Siddiqui: Founder and CEO at Canadian Payroll Services

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