AWIS-San Diego

Events Commitees

The mission of the Events Committee is to provide an opportunity to create connections among people interested in promoting women working in science.

The Events Committee provides an opportunity to create connections amongpeople interested in promoting women working in science.

Purpose of the committee:

  • Organize regularly scheduled chapter events to promote communication within the chapter and between AWIS-SD and the San Diego scientific community.
  • Provide a forum for discussion of issues pertinent to women in science-related fields.
  • Provide networking, personal, and professional development opportunities for AWIS-SD members.

Committee member benefits:

  • Your Volunteer Experience will help you to develop skills outside of the pressures of the workforce.
  • Learn organization skills, how to obtain speakers, book venues, plan catering and advertise events.
  • Practice public speaking skills by introducing guest speakers and making AWIS announcements at event.
  • Perfect your networking skills by continually meeting new people in the STEM field.

Events Co-Chair:

Agnes Antwan


Current Position: Senior Research Associate II, Crinetics Pharmaceuticals
Training: BS Biology, University of California Riverside 2013