Event Detail

WIB-Chicago Presents Successful Mentorship Tools for Women In Academia, Start-Ups, and Entrepreneurs

20
May
2015
Wednesday
From 5:30 PM TO 8:00 PM
Status:
Closed

Join WIB-Chicago as we explore successful mentor-mentee relationships. Although behind every successful entrepreneur is a great mentor, this time around, come learn from highly established mentors how to be a great MENTEE! Our esteemed panel of mentors will share their experiences mentoring, as well as opine on qualities found in flourishing mentor-mentee relationships. In particular, they will share their advice on finding a mentor, being a good mentee, and building a mutually beneficial mentor-mentee partnership.

Moderator:
Carolyn M. Brougham, Associate at Brinks Gilson and Lione

Panelists:
Kapila Viges, Director of EnterpriseWorks Chicago at University of Illinois
Barbara Goodman, Senior Vice President, PROPEL, iBIO Institute
Dima Elissa, CEO and Co-founder of VisMed 3D
Steven Ducommun, Partner at Perkins Coie LLP

Walk-Ins Accepted?
Yes

Program

5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Networking session (drinks and hors d’oeuvres provided)

6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Panel discussion

7:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Dessert reception

Pricing Information
Members: $15
Non-Members: $45

Special Pricing for Guests
Members may register 1 guest at the member rate.

Maximum Capacity
65

Date/Time
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST

Venue
HTI, 2242 W. Harrison Street, Suite 201 Chicago, IL, 60612