2019 GW6 Research Summit

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Register for the inaugural GW6 Research Summit! tinyurl.com/gw6-2019-summit

Location

September 25, 2019. 2:30pm-8pm (including dinner and a reception!)
MIT Building 46: McGovern Institute Atrium & Auditorium

Agenda

We're bringing together women-identifying students, faculty, and staff from across EECS to learn about one another's research endeavors. Get pumped for a day of discussion, collaboration, and community!

14:00-14:30: Registration

Come pick up a nametag and say hi before the activities begin!

14:30-14:40: Welcome

Welcome remarks from GW6 Officers and Presidents

14:40-15:30 Lightning Talks I

Learn about the research of current MIT EECS PhD Students!

15:30-16:00: Coffee Break

Enjoy delicious pastries and coffee.

16:00-16:45: Keynote Address

Hear from Prof. Daniela Rus.

16:45-17:30: Panel on PhDs and Beyond

A panel featuring Prof. Daniela Sarkar (MIT Media Lab), Prof. Elena Glassman (Harvard), Prof. Ronitt Rubinfeld (MIT EECS), Prof. Katherine Hall (Wellesley), and Dr. Amy Duwel (Draper). Moderated by our very own Irene Chen, we'll hear about the panelists' experiences from PhD to starting their own research labs, to starting their own companies, to directing large companies!

17:30-18:30: Lightning Talks II

Hear more about the awesome research our PhD Students are up to!

18:30-20:00 Dinner & Reception

Reflect on the afternoon's activities over delicious dinner and drinks.

We are extremely grateful to RLE, MTL, LIDS, and Doar for supporting this research summit!