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STEAM POWERED Leadership Conference

Raleigh, NC • August 23, 2018

An innovative educational and networking event for women currently serving or interested in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math). Keynote Speaker: Olympia LePoint.

Thursday, August 23, 2018 8:15 AM - 4:30 PM EDT

NC State: McKimmon Center for Extension & Continuing Education
1101 Gorman Street
Raleigh, NC 27606
US

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An innovative educational and networking event for women currently serving or interested in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math). Keynote Speaker: Olympia LePoint.

You will leave the conference powered with tools, knowledge and actionable insights to be a leader for change and progress in STEAM positions.

Attend and You Will Learn

  • Skills needed to thrive in the 21st century
  • How to overcome fear and unleash brainpower for leadership success
  • Key leadership skills to navigate your career in STEAM:

         – Negotiation skills

        – Breaking down stereotypes

        – Values-based leadership

        – Understanding the role of the ally/sponsor

        – Advocating for yourself

        – Networking to grow your career 



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Full Agenda

7:30 - 8:15 A.M.Registration
8:20 - 8:35 A.M.Opening Speaker via WebEx:
Tiffany Shlain

Emmy-nominated filmmaker, author, founder of the Webby Awards
8:35 - 8:50 A.M.Screening of Film:
The Adaptable Mind

The Adaptable Mind asks the question: what are the skills we need to flourish in the 21st century? 
8:50 - 9:05 A.M.Discussion of Film
9:05 - 9:20 A.M.Values-Based Leadership
9:20 - 9:25 A.M.Negotiation Skills
9:25 - 9:35 A.M.Giving Too Much or Not Enough
9:35 - 9:50 A.M.Speaker TBD
9:50 - 10:05 A.M.Getting More Women in the Pipeline - A Man's Viewpoint
10:05 - 10:35 A.M.Break
10:35 - 11:30 A.M.Interactive Panel on Working Across the Generations
11:30 - 1:30 P.M.Lunch and Keynote:
Olympia LePoint

Hailed the "Modern Day Hidden Figure" by PEOPLE Magazine and "The New Einstein" by her fans, Olympia LePoint is an award-winning rocket scientist who is unleashing audiences' brainpower.
1:30 - 2:30 P.M.Interactive Panel:
The Power of Diverse Voices in STEAM: Breaking the Gender Barrier and Overcoming Stereotypes
2:30 - 2:45 P.M.Speaker TBD
2:45 - 3:00 P.M.Understanding the Role of the Ally/Sponsor
3:00 - 3:15 P.M.Advocating for Yourself and Building Your Community
(networking)
3:15 - 3:30 P.M.Conference Closing Discussion
3:30 - 4:30 P.M.Networking

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