Monday, October 15, 2018

Are You a Gilman Alum? Register Now for Alumni Event in DC!


An Exclusive Gilman Scholars Alumni Event:
Panel discussion followed by networking reception and light refreshments

A limited number of travel grants will be provided

Space is limited, advanced registration required
 
 
You are cordially invited to the IIE offices in Washington D.C. to attend a panel discussion and networking event held in collaboration between the U.S. Department of State’s Gilman International Scholarship Program and TechWomenProgram. This event is part of an ongoing series of career-readiness initiatives administered by the Gilman Scholarship Program, designed to equip Gilman Alumni with the tools necessary to enter the professional workforce.

A group of panelists made up of TechWomen mentors, dynamic women who work for leading Silicon Valley/Bay Area companies, will share their ideas on how break into the tech industry. This is a unique opportunity to discover the breadth of careers available for Gilman Alumni, even if you do not have a STEM background or established personal networks.
 
 
Date:
October 25th, 10:00am-12:30pm

Location:
Institute of International Education
1400 K Street NW, Suite 700, Washington DC 20005
 

Panelists:

Diana Macias
Senior Manager, Software Engineering
Twitter


Paria Rajai
Founder and CEO
ModelExpand


Rima Akras
University Recruiter
Leading Silicon Valley Tech Companies 


Saura Naim
Senior Director and Head of Business Execution
Juniper Networks


Jill Von Berg
Vice President and CIO
Calix


Moderator:

 
Senior State Department Official, TBD
 
A limited number of spaces are available to attend this private event. To apply to attend, please fill out the registration application form by Monday, October 22nd. By submitting the registration form, you are committing to attend the event if accepted.
         
 
 
For questions, please contact gilmanevents@iie.org