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Announcing the Women's Speaker Series: Celebrating Innovation

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Experience the Women's Speaker Series, presented in partnership with the University of Louisiana, Lafayette, and featuring distinguished members of CGI in Lafayette, Louisiana. Throughout 2024, immerse yourself in the narratives of extraordinary women who are driving innovation across various fields. This series, themed "Innovative Women in a Challenging World," promises to inspire and empower.

In the upcoming event in this series, to take place on Friday, April 12, "Women's Perspectives at the Intersection of Technology and Health & Life Sciences," seize the opportunity to explore the interconnected realms of gender, technology, healthcare, and life sciences. Join the dialogue on how women are shaping solutions, promoting inclusivity, and fostering sustainable growth in these crucial sectors.

This virtual session includes two notable CGI members, Jennifer Foster and Nicole Falk, who embody leadership and excellence in their respective fields. Nicole Falk's transition from academic research to management consulting highlights her dedication to innovation and community wellness. Jennifer Foster's extensive pharmaceutical background, coupled with her advocacy for equality, serves as a beacon of inspiration.

Reasons to Attend the Women's Speaker Series:

  • Inspiration: Gain insights from the experiences of remarkable women, offering relatable perspectives for aspiring innovators.
  • Knowledge Exchange: Engage in lively discussions and share insights, promoting innovation across disciplines.
  • Networking and Mentorship: Cultivate connections and mentorship opportunities, fostering collaboration and partnership.
  • Diversity and Inclusion: Advocate for diversity and inclusion within STEM ecosystems, driving positive change.
  • Embracing Innovation: Be encouraged to embrace creativity, take calculated risks, and champion innovation in problem-solving.

Save the date for this enlightening series, celebrating the brilliance and resilience of women in shaping the future. Join in embracing innovation and paving the way for a more inclusive and dynamic STEM landscape.

Event Details:
Date: Friday, April 12, 2024
Time: 2:30 PM EST
Location: CGI, 538 Cajundome Blvd, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506
Microsoft Teams Meeting:
Meeting ID: 278 997 263 666
Passcode: maZUC3
Dial-in: +1 617-865-3981,,322052907# United States, Boston

Let's celebrate the Women's Speaker Series for highlighting the amazing women who are shaping the future of STEM. Participating will be more that just attending an event; this is an opportunity to be a part of a movement towards inclusivity and innovation. Be sure to mark your calendars and join us as we cheer on these trailblazers and pave the way for a more diverse and dynamic STEM world. 

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