Conference

Conference Agenda

Project Working WISE (Women in Science and Engineering) of the Center for Women and Work at the University of Massachusetts Lowell

 
“Intergenerational Voices on Women in Science and Engineering”
 
A National Science Foundation invitational working conference on:
Friday, April 27, 2007
Boston University Corporate Education Center
72 Tyng Road, Tyngsboro, MA


8 AM Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30-9:00

Welcome and Introduction to the Conference:

  • Joyce Gibson, University of Massachusetts Lowell Interim Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management and Student Services
  • John Ting, University of Massachusetts Dean of Engineering
  • Working WISE Team
9:00-10:45 1st Working Group Session
10:45– 11:00 Break
11:00 – 11:15 Remarks: John Wooding, Provost, University of Massachusetts Lowell
11:15 – 12:45 2nd Working Group Session
12:45 – 1:45

Lunch

Remarks: Louise Griffin, University of Massachusetts Lowell Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance

1:45 – 2:45 3rd Working Group Session
2:45 – 3:00 Break
3:00 – 3:30 Plenary Session: Feedback from groups
3:30 – 4:15

Keynote Address:

Dr. Evelynn M. Hammonds, Professor of the History of Science and of African American Studies and Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Development and Diversity at Harvard University

4:15 – 5:30 Reception