On February 16 from 12:30 - 3:30 pm, GWLF in conjunction with IN2, the innovation center at IMSA, will host Inspiring (S)heroes™ in STEM. This event avails the opportunity for women and men to bring their daughters, sisters, granddaughters, nieces, etc, for an inspiring and meaningful conversation about what each of us can do to encourage girls and women to STEM careers. *Scroll down for more information.

If you're unable to join us live on February 16, the event will be recorded for virtual viewing following the event! Please register as usual and let admin@globalwlf.com know you're registering for the virtual event. The link will be emailed to you following the event.

1500 Sullivan Rd.
Aurora, IL 60506
Friday, February 16
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Announcing our Keynote Speaker!

Kawtar Hafidi

Director of Physics

Argonne National Laboratory

Click here to view Kawtar's Bio!


12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Registration/Networking
1:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Introductions and Welcome: Britta McKenna, Chief Innovation Officer, IN2; Maureen O'Brien, CEO, MOF, GWLF
1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Keynote Speaker: Kawtar Hafidi, Director of the Physics Division, Argonne National Laboratory
2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Challenging Beliefs Exercise
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. STEM Panel (Representatives from Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)

3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Creating Possibilities Small Group Exercise

3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Closing
*3:30 p.m.* Optional Tour of IN2