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    2014 SPIE Women in Optics Events

    SPIE Optics + Photonics 

    Women in Optics Presentation and Reception at SPIE Optics + Photonics:

    Monday 18 August 2014
    5:00 - 6:30 pm

    Light Matters: The making of the Museum of Light, and preparing for the International Year of Light 2015

    Ana Maria Cetto Prof. Ana Maria Cetto,
    Instituto de Física,
    Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

     
    An early evening of networking and inspiration; the presentation was followed by a reception, offering refreshments and the opportunity to meet the speaker and connect with peers.


    SPIE Photonics Europe 

    Women in Optics Presentation and Reception at SPIE Photonics Europe:

    Monday 14 April 2014
    5:00 - 6:30 pm

    Dr. Anke Lohmann, ESP KTN (UK)

    Linking up UK photonics industry: The Knowledge Transfer Network and how it helps connecting organisations across the innovation supply chain
     
    An early evening of networking and inspiration; the presentation was followed by a reception, offering refreshments and the opportunity to meet the speaker and connect with peers.


    SPIE Women in Optics Panel and Reception
    Monday 3 February 2014 | 5-6:30 pm
    InterContinental Hotel, Ballroom B

    Transitions: Graduating from Academia to Industry

    Sonia Garcia-Blanco Moderator: Sonia Garcia-Blanco, Univ. Twente, Netherlands 

    Panelists: Christina C.C. Willis, Vision Engineering Solutions, LLC; Michelle Xu, Intel Corp.; Diana Warren, Newport Corp.; Anna-Britt Mahler, Aerospace Corp.; Jessica DeGroote Nelson, Optimax Systems, Inc.; Garam Young, Synopsys, Inc.
     
    Panel discussion featuring recent graduates now working in industry, sharing their experiences of this transition and answering questions from attendees. The panel was followed by a reception, offering the opportunity to meet the panelists and network with your peers.