Schedule

Friday, February 5th

TIME EVENT LOCATION
5:30 – 8:00 PM Welcome Reception Illini Union Room 104

Saturday, February 6th

TIME EVENT LOCATION
9:30 – 10:15 AM Registration Lobby Outside
10:20 – 11:00 AM Welcome, Introductions, and Brunch Illini Ballroom
11:00 – 11:50 AM Opening Keynote
Adventures in Professional Off-Roading
Olivia Castellini
Illini Ballroom
12:00 – 12:45 PM Dual Track Session 1 Illini Union Rooms
From the U.S. Navy to Mars: One Engineer’s Journey
Theresa Brunasso
 314 A
Becoming a Compassionate Warrior for Women in STEM
Barbara Minsker
 314 B
1:00 – 1:50 PM Dual Track Panel Discussions Illini Union Rooms
Making Ideas Reality
Canan Dagdeviren
Russell Harrison
Brian Lilly
 314 A
Science Communication
Carolyn Phillips
Lesley Millar-Nicholon
Ashlynn Stillwell
 314 B
1:50 – 2:20 PM Coffee/Tea Break Illini Ballroom
2:20 – 3:50 PM Breakout Sessions Illini Ballroom
4:00 – 4:45 PM Dual Track Session 2 Illini Union Rooms
Tunes, Tykes, and From UIUC to the Next MacGyver
Sumita Pennathur
 314 A
Technology & Lessons Learned Along the Way
Beth Keser
 314 B
5:00 – 5:30 PM Banquet Dinner Illini Ballroom
5:30 – 6:20 PM Concluding Keynote
Think Big… then Shrink
Michelle Khine
Illini Ballroom
6:20 – 6:30 PM Closing Remarks Illini Ballroom