Curiesosity Student Leadership Conference 2014

Description: The Curieosity Student Leadership Conference 2014 was presented by Mad Hatter Technology Inc. and was dedicated to inspiration. An impressive line up of successful females leading careers in science, technology, engineering and technology (STEM) shared ideas, insights and personal stories, to help mentor, build confidence and curiosity in the next generation of young women. On May 29th at the Tannery Event Centre, more than 150 local female high school students in attendance uncovered how crimes are investigated with forensic science, discovered the world of aerospace engineering, learned the importance of patents in biotechnology and how ColdFX was invented.

Start Time: May 29th, 2014 at 12:00am
End Time: May 29th, 2014 at 3:00pm
Location: Tannery Event Centre
Address: 121 Charles Street West

City: Kitchener
Province: ON
Postal Code:

Website: www.curieosity.ca
Curiesosity Student Leadership Conference 2014 Curiesosity Student Leadership Conference 2014 - “The goal of Curieosity is to build and strengthen the desire for young women in our community to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and math,” explains Melanie Witzell of Mad Hatter Technology Inc.,“We understand that more women are needed in these fields and thought The Curieosity Student Leadership Conference would be a great opportunity to showcase some of the incredible careers available in STEM by hearing first-hand from successful women in the industry and beginning the conversation with these young women.” “The goal of Curieosity is to build and strengthen the desire for young women in our community to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and math,” explains Melanie Witzell of Mad Hatter Technology Inc.,“We understand that more women are needed in these fields and thought The Curieosity Student Leadership Conference would be a great opportunity to showcase some of the incredible careers available in STEM by hearing first-hand from successful women in the industry and beginning the conversation with these young women.” Curiesosity Student Leadership Conference 2014 - Students attending the conference Students attending the conference Curiesosity Student Leadership Conference 2014 - speakers & mentors included:
Dr. Jacquelin Shan, CEO + Chief Scientific Officer of Affinity Life Sciences Inc., Creator and past CSO/CEO of COLD-FX (Afexa Life Sciences Inc.)
Jennifer Raoul, A partner at BLG and registered Canadian patent agent
Renata Dziak, A forensic biologist from the Ministry of Ontario
Jennifer Smith, VP of Global Engineering at Christie Digital 
Deborah Saucier, Neuroscientist, VP Academic University of Ontario speakers & mentors included: Dr. Jacquelin Shan, CEO + Chief Scientific Officer of Affinity Life Sciences Inc., Creator and past CSO/CEO of COLD-FX (Afexa Life Sciences Inc.) Jennifer Raoul, A partner at BLG and registered Canadian patent agent Renata Dziak, A forensic biologist from the Ministry of Ontario Jennifer Smith, VP of Global Engineering at Christie Digital Deborah Saucier, Neuroscientist, VP Academic University of Ontario