Monthly Archives: January 2013

January Chapter Meeting at Novartis

The East Bay Association for Women in Science Launches the New Year with Our January Networking Event!

In this venue, career professionals will review and practice networking strategies.  In a relaxed setting, networking games will allow you to meet new people and offering you the opportunity to:

  • Meet scientists as well as professionals interested in an affiliated career if you are currently seeking employment
  • Enhance your contacts if you are established in your present position
  • Work on your 30 second elevator pitch
  • Polish presentation skills before the interview
  • Gather invaluable feedback about yourself in a friendly, fun, and informal environment

Our featured presenter is Mara Jeffress, PhD,  of Fulfillment Life Coaching. ( )  She is offering a free month of coaching   – valued at  $240  –  in our raffle for participants who  sign up and attend the meeting!

Thursday, January 24, 2012

Light Dinner & Networking at 6:30 pm,  Structured Program at 7:00 pm

Register at

Fee: $5  members, $10 non-members

Registering w/ Eventbrite will say free; however, fee will be collected at the door

Location: Novartis, 5400 Hollis St, Building X-310 Emeryville, CA

Parking is in front of the Building

East Bay AWIS welcomes all Scientists and Science Enthusiasts:

Men and Women, Members and Community at large

NC AWIS – HBA Winter Workshop

NC AWIS and HBA co-host the Winter Workshop this February

Title:  The Hows and Whys of Networking for Women in Science

Speaker:   Audra Bohannon, Principle for Global Novations

Save the Date:  Saturday February 9th, 2012  8:00am to 2:00 pm

Place:   Genentech Commercial Training Center, 651 Gateway Blvd,  South San Francisco

See flier for details at

Or just register at

February Networking Social at Pyramid

February  Networking  Social at Pyramid Breweries

Join East Bay AWIS affiliates to relax after a day’s work!

Looking for a job or career advice?  Come and network with other people working in science from industry and academia as we return to Berkeley’s   Pyramid Breweries   for our bimonthly gathering.

When: Tuesday, February12th, 2013, 6pm – 8pm

Where: Pyramid Alehouse,  901 Gilman Street, Berkeley, CA 94710

COST: FREE (Cash Bar)

Happy hour prices and bar bites from 6-6:30 pm



Please join us at Berkeley’s popular brewery, PYRAMID, for an informal gathering of AWIS members and friends!

Everyone is welcome, including non-scientists and men. If you are not an AWIS member yet, please join us!

Bring a friend and meet new ones!

Please share this announcement with your colleagues and classmates who may be interested