Saturday, May 15th, 2021

7:30 am - 1:00 pm PDT

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Online Virtual Event



WIST Conference Chair 
Association for Women in Science       San DIego 


Thank you for your interest. We are pleased to have you join us for the 16th Biennial WIST Women in Science and Technology Half Day Virtual Conference on Saturday, May 15th. This year's conference will be hosted on the Gathertown Virtual Platform.  It has a fun video game interface to engage and challenge your networking skills similar to the way you might join an in person conversation. so peak at the tutorial so you are familar with the conference layout and have fun creating your WIST21 conference avatar!  And don't forget to select the "Add to Calendar" option on the right!

The Conference Registration includes a Half Day Professional Development Conference with a Keynote Speaker, Engaging Topics, Relevant Panel & Speaker Discussions, Interactive Career Round Table Discussions, Networking Activities, and an Awards Reception.  

We are looking forward to an interactive and engaging conference and encourage you to take part in "Celebrating Diversity &Overcoming Adversity".  We are excited to share and gain insight from speakers and attendees alike!

In preparation for your arrival, please review the following conference forms prior to registration and take advantage of our discount options. 

We look forward to seeing you soon!

- WIST Team 

WIST 2021 Conference Committee Members:  Anamaria Ancheta, Angela Macia, Cynthia Kuan, Dina Dehaini, Jenny Waters, (Kina) Varykina Thackray, Michelle Muldong, Rachel E Mcmillan, Robyn Wygal, Sameera Bilgrami, Shirley Ahn, (Stacy) Anastacia Kurnikova, & Svasti Haricharan