Encouraging Women in STEM: with guests NCF CEO Laura Nelson, Elise McConnell of Raytheon, & Margaret Wood

Date of Chat: 13 Nov 2020
Chat Topic: Encouraging Women in STEM
Chat Presenters: Laura Nelson, Elise McConnell, and Margaret Wood
Recording: View a recording of this Chat via our YouTube Channel.
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This #CyberChats session featured an important discussion about Women in STEM.

Women are vastly underrepresented in STEM fields. This panel of women in STEM share how they navigated their respective career pathways to achieve their career success, and how they have managed in a male-dominated career field.  Each speaker shares her story and provides participants with real-world experiences and suggestions for tomorrow’s women in STEM.

This #CyberChats session took place via Nepris online.

The panelist/presenters include:

Panel moderator, Laura Nelson, is an engineer and former Senior Executive at the National Security Agency, and current President and CEO of the National Cryptologic Foundation

Elise McConnell is the Test Engineering Manager, Raytheon Technologies, Cyber Offense and Defense Experts (CODEX)

Margaret Wood, Ph.D. has led a distinguished career as a computer scientist, an entrepreneur, philanthropist, and teacher.

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