Monthly Archives: February 2015

East Bay AWIS Networking Event : Axygen Union City Manufacturing Tour

Axygen Union City Manufacturing Tour Plus East Bay AWIS Networking Event

Corning Life Sciences invites AWIS members to a tour of their Axygen manufacturing site in Union City, CA!
 ** Please register by March 16th, 2015 -Space is limited – Event Details Attached.

VenueAxygen –  33210 Central Ave, Union City, CA 94587
on Wednesday, March, 25th
at 6:00 pm-8:00 pm

All are welcome. During the tour you will see

·            Our automation lab where we support new product development, definitions development and support our quality efforts.

·            Axygen’s injection molding machine capacity on the manufacturing floor.

·            How we use Automation to make products for Automation.

6:00-6:40- Arrivals / Networking / Lite Dinner/ Refreshments
6:40-6:55 -Presentation on Automation Engineering by Lyn Williams
7:00-8:00 -Plant Tour / Wrap up / Depart

Please RSVP to with the following info which will only be used for the tour confirmation.

SUBJECT: “Networking at Axygen”




We look forward to seeing you all there!        


Association for Women in Science – East Bay Chapter


Call for Nominations for NCC Banquet Respond by Feb 16, 2015

Do you know a woman who has helped you or others in personal career development? NCC-AWIS will give three awards that recognize this important support for women in science at the recognition awards dinner in late April.

Nominating someone is easy.  Write a letter explaining how the person has helped other women develop professionally.  Include a brief professional history to allow us determine which of the three award categories is appropriate.

For more information click here or to submit nominations contact Mary Alice Yund at