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Mission: WEST is a learning community that provides women in the enterprise of science and
technology with the inspiration, knowledge, and connections to reach their full potential.

Our diverse membership represents industries ranging from information technology and
biopharmaceuticals to cleantech and environmental sciences. WEST is a community and forum,
for early, mid-career, executive, and entrepreneurial women in STEM careers. WEST members
are committed to developing themselves as leaders through education, mentorship, networking,
and information sharing. WEST encourages women to cultivate entrepreneurial thinking and
creative risk-taking.

WEST is a non-profit and donations are tax deductible.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Beckwith and


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UPCOMING EVENTS

2016

April 28 - Women in Science and the Burn Out Factor (Cambridge)
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May 11 - Thriving During Change (Framingham)
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May - November - Book Club (Cambridge)
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May 25 - Relaunching Careers in Biotech/Life Sciences/Pharma - How It's Done (Cambridge)
More Information and Registration

June 8 - Driving Your Career Forward - Mentors, Sponsors, Coaches (Cambridge)
More Information and Registration

June 15 - The Art of Informational Interviews (Cambridge)
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June 16 - Women of the Future: Awards and Panel Discussion (Cambridge)
More Information and Registration

June 22 - Strategic Versus Tactical Thinking (Cambridge)
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June 29 - Advanced Communications (Cambridge)
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July 21 - Annual Networking Night (Cambridge)
More Information and Registration 

 

***Are you a full-time graduate or undergraduate student and a resident of MA? Scholarships are available. Please go to http://www.stayinma.com/calendar, select our event, and submit a registration form.

NEWS + UPDATES

 

JANUARY 2016 
Thanks to generous donors, WEST is kicking off the new year with a scholarship fund destinated for attending WEST events. Learn more about it at http://www.westorg.org/event-scholarships.

OCTOBER 2015
Interesting post from Bruce Booth on Getting More C-level Women in Biotech and how WEST is making an impact with programming focusing on career development to help women grow into future roles.

SEPTEMBER 2015
Read the Huffington Post article from Lisa Levey on The Secret Sauce of Driving Innovation featuring lessons learned from our 5/12 CEO panel discussion.

AUGUST 2015
WEST Announces 2015-2016 Theme: Best Practices for Hiring, Developing, and Retaining Women Leaders in Science and Technology. Learn more

 

2014

You can now support WEST when shopping on Amazon.

WEST

 

2013
Ricardo Medina of YuricPHOTOGRAPHY helped WEST create a great new video. Check it out.