Women in the Sciences Industry: November 30th

An Inspiring Panel Discussion and Networking Event. Hear about how the panelists overcame challenges to build their careers in the Pharma and Biotech industry.

Panelists Include:

  • Jens Vogel, President and CEO, BI Fremont
  • Lillian Marrero, Director, Supply Chain and Logistics, BI Fremont
  • Amanda Tate, Director Human Resources, BI Fremont
  • Karen Albertson, Global Business Director, 3M
  • Barbara Paldus, VP/GM Finesse, Thermo Fisher Scientific

This is a free event sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim.


Event Schedule

5:00 pm Arrivals/Registrations/Networking
6:00 pm Dinner
7:00 pm AWIS Announcements
7:15 pm Panel Discussion
8:15 pm Q&A, Close

Boehringer Ingelheim Fremont, Inc.
6701 Kaiser Drive
Fremont, CA 94555

The Equity Equation – Oct 12th


Whether you are a founder or employee, EQUITY is an important, but poorly understood component of your success. If you have equity, want equity or think you may be offered equity, you were welcome at this event! Thanks for everyone who attended.

Mary Russell, renowned attorney and founder of Stock Option Counsel – Legal Services for Individuals, discussed key issues in evaluating equity in a startup.

Co-hosted by East Bay AWIS and East Bay Bio Network.

Thursday, October 12th 2017
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Alameda, CA


AWIS NCC Annual Picnic

Thanks to all of you who attended the Northern California Chapters of AWIS (East Bay, Palo Alto, San Francisco, and Sacramento) 11th annual summer potluck picnic on Saturday, August 12th!

A bunch of folks from all the chapters showed up, along with their friends and family. It was a great day — despite the wind blowing our plates all over the place (haha).

Saturday, August 12th 2017
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Beresford Park
2720 Alameda De Las Pulgas
San Mateo, CA 94403