The Women in Pharma group of the Boston Area
Chapter of ISPE is proud to offer this Bridging the Gap in Gender Diversity
event with MassBio.
Me the Numbers on Gender Diversity in the Life Sciences in Massachusetts – MassBio partnered with Liftstream to
develop a comprehensive study examining the cause behind the lack of gender
diversity within the Massachusetts life sciences sector. The summary report,
the most extensive of its kind, explores the experiences, motivations, and
actions of both companies and employees to evaluate why gender gaps exist at
every level of an organization, and offers a set of recommendations to improve
gender diversity and inclusion. The MassBio gender diversity report can be
Elizabeth Steele, Vice President of Programs
and Global Affairs at MassBio, will present the key findings of the gender
diversity study and the associated recommend positive actions to improve gender
diversity in the Life Sciences Industry.
After Elizabeth presents the findings and
recommended positive actions for gender diversity there will be a panel
discussion to include both HR professionals and other Life Science leaders
passionate about gender diversity.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
discussion on the current state and positive actions for gender diversity would
be valuable for all levels of leaders from all functions in the Life Sciences
Women in Pharma group of the Boston Area Chapter of ISPE is particularly
focused on women in technical roles in manufacturing and engineering which are
areas with historically larger than typical gender diversity gaps compared to
other functions in the Life Sciences sector.
Vice President of Programs and Global Affairs at MassBio
Founder and CEO, Propel Careers
Head of Study Management at Vertex Pharmaceuticals & Co-chair of Vertex’s “IWILL”
(Inspiring Women in Leadership and Learning)
Katherine Shannon (Facilitator),
Head of Engineering at Brammer Bio
Early Bird (Ends 11/27/2018)
Young Professionals Member: $25
Student Member: FREE
Young Professionals Member: $35
Student Member: FREE
6PM to 6:30PM Arrival
and Networking – Drinks and Appetizers to be Available
to 7PM Review of Gender Diversity
7PM to 7:50PM Panel
Discussion – Facilitated panel discussion followed by audience questions
7:50PM Closing Comments
Sponsorship of this Event:
Are you looking to broaden
your company’s recruiting talent pool and visibly support women in the
pharmaceutical industry in the Boston area?
If so, the ISPE Boston Area Chapter of Women in Pharma (WIP) is full of
talent and looking for local companies to sponsor our events! ISPE brings together pharmaceutical
industry professionals in the Greater Boston area to discover new
opportunities, learn about the industry trends, and network with each other. The Women in Pharma group is focused on networking and
supporting women already in the pharmaceutical industry and encouraging more women
to enter the pharmaceutical industry.
Sponsoring one of our
events would target the people who are active in networking and personal growth
within the industry. Sponsorship will also allow your company to be a visible
proponent of gender equality and talent diversity. Your company’s recognition and exposure will
grow at our events and you also may gain new clients or customers!
Click here to download an informational sign-up sheet.