Women in Manufacturing / STEM Summit

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Presented by Suffolk County Community College's Office of Workforce and Economic Development, this free event will explore the importance and impact that women have in a wide range of manufacturing and manufacturing-related industries and how STEM education can support further growth in these industries.

Thank you for your interest. However, event is at capacity and registration is now closed.

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Program and Speakers

Date: October 6, 2017

Location: Health, Sports & Education Center (HSEC), Michael J. Grant Campus, Brentwood, NY

Panel Discussion and Expo with Industry Leaders
Presented by Suffolk County Community College's Office of Workforce and Economic Development

Sponsors

Proud co-sponsors of the Women in Manufacturing Summit

Conference Program:

Time Activity
9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Welcome and Introduction of Guests
Remarks by Suffolk's Office of Workforce and Economic Development Associate Vice President John Lombardo
Remarks by Suffolk President Dr. Shaun L. McKay
9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Video Presentation: "How Women Choose Career Paths" and review of regional and national studies
Rosalie Drago, Regional Director – Workforce Development Institute
10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Panel discussion features a Q & A with a wide range of leaders from regional industries, including food service manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, clothing and design, wine and spirits, aerospace and defense, and electronics.
11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. STEM/CTE Panel discussion features a Q&A session moderated by Dr. Fara Afshar, the Associate Dean of STEM at Suffolk Community College, to introduce role models and leaders in academia and industry from Long Island and other SUNY schools such as Farmingdale State College and Stony Brook University. The panelists represent women scholars/leaders from STEM fields such as Engineering, Cybersecurity, Physics, Mathematics, Manufacturing, and Chemistry.
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Exhibitions including robotics demonstrations and STEM project displays. In addition, various companies will be showcasing core products. Exhibitor space is free but you must sign up in advance. Please call 631-851-6200 for details.

Registration

Admission to our Women in Manufacturing Summit is free but we require registration ahead of the conference.

Thank you for your interest. However, event is at capacity and registration is now closed.

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Last Updated: 12/12/17