As America faces a shortage of STEM professionals entering the workforce, STEMconnector™ is proud to unveil the cover of its 100 Women Leaders in STEM special publication. This one of a kind piece honors the careers and initiatives of one hundred women across industries. With this, STEMconnector™ aims to advance the cause of more girls and women pursuing a STEM career as our Country´s economy relies more than ever on a prepared STEM workforce. The publication will be presented for the first time at the US News STEM Solutions Summit to be held in Dallas, TX on June 27, 28 and 29th. The 100 Women in STEM launch reception, hosted by Deloitte and AGU, will take place at 5:00PM on June 28 th. To view the full details and RSVP, go to STEMconnector.org/100women.
The women included in this tribute share the commitment of taking over the cause and serving as mentors and sponsors of those who are next in the jobs pipeline. You will read inspiring stories that showcase the traits needed to advance in the STEM world and how women can make a difference. Leaders admire leaders; you will learn who the inspiration for these trailblazers are and how they look forward to inspire others.
The publication will feature several key CEO´s, Presidents and key public officials including four US Senators, and EPA / NASA Administrator and Deputy Administrator respectively. See complete list below.
100 Women Leaders in STEM will also present Opinion Editorials featuring interesting data on Women in STEM. Some of the pieces written include commentary from the Society of Women Engineers; ABT Associates / TERC; Center for Energy Workforce Development; American Association of University Women; Girls, Inc; National Science Foundation; US News and World Report; The American Institute of Architects, Aerospace Industries Association and Bayer USA Foundation.
About STEMconnector™ - STEMconnector™ responds to the demand from the community working in STEM Education and workforce development areas for an increased connectivity between entities who are focused on improving our STEM-skilled workforce. Our mission is to provide information and resources that increase communication, encourages collaboration and promotes sustainable and replicable approaches to STEM education interventions. By pursuing this mission we aim to realize efficiency gains through eliminating duplication and quality improvement by sharing best practices.
Accomplishing these ambitious goals requires that we leverage our collective experience and that of our partners to develop innovative communications and products that reach diverse audiences in impactful and meaningful ways. Visit us at www.STEMconnector.org