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Celebrating 50 Years of WPI Women Advocating for our Future

Saturday, April 06, 2019
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Co-hosted by the Women’s Impact Network and The Women of WPI, this event will honor the women who paved the way at WPI and celebrate those who look to impact WPI’s future. 

Schedule of Events

10:00 - 11:00 AM Rolling Tours of the new Foisie Innovation Studio; Guided and self-guided options available
Foisie Innovation Studio

11:00 – 12:30 PM    Brunch with past WIN Impact Grant Recipients: Learn how these projects are impacting the community
Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center, Foisie Innovation Studio 2nd Floor

12:30 – 2:00 PM    2019 WIN Impact Grant Awards Presentation and The Art of Advocacy: panel discussion on making your voice heard. Moderated by President Laurie Leshin. Panelists include:

  • Michelle Jones-Johnson Vice President, Talent and Chief Diversity Officer, WPI
  • Donna Levin Executive Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, WPI
  • Pamela Lynch '05 Director of Global Supplier Quality, TPI Composites, Inc.
  • Susan Loconto Penta '86 Co-Founder & Managing Partner, MIDIOR Consulting, Inc. 

Oliver Active Learning Classroom, Foisie Innovation Studio 2nd Floor

2:30 – 4:00 PM    Salute to the Women who Helped Shape WPI: networking reception and toast to our female trailblazers
Archives & Special Collections, George C. Gordon Library Ground Floor

Registration Deadline:
Sunday, March 31, 2019 11:59 pm
Theona K. Scola
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