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WIB Past Events

March 2, 2016

"Influence Matters" - Women's History Month Event!

Carol Perriccio, Founder of Influence Forward

“Influence Matters” is a highly engaging and interactive workshop to introduce participants to the important, positive impact of ethical and practical influence skills in professional, community and personal sectors of life. Attendees will learn about the power of influence, and some key points about two of the most universal principals: Reciprocity and Liking. Using these skills, attendees will learn to effectively and ethically build LONG-TERM and TRUSTED relationships with customers, employees, and co-workers with minimal change and at no cost.

October 29, 2014

WIB-RTP and RTP Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association Host a Joint Networking Event

Venue
BD Technologies
21 Davis Drive Research Triangle Park
North Carolina, US, 27709
September 23, 2014

Let’s Talk About Body Language!

Venue
Blackfinn Ameripub
3201 Village Market Place, (in Park West Village)

Morrisville, NC, 27560
August 7, 2014

WIB-RTP Summer Book Club Series Part 3

The title of the book being discussed is Bend, Not Break: A Life in Two Worlds, by Ping Fu. Honored in 2005 by Inc. Magazine as “The Entrepreneur of the Year,” Ping Fu describes herself as an artist and a scientist whose chosen expression is business. Her book is a true story of survival, courage, guts, and sheer determination. Her road to success is one of inspiration, and this tale of compassion and undaunted curiosity reveals the life of a genuine hero who remains committed to making the world a better place. Prepare to be inspired.

Cost for Event
Members: Free / Non-Members: $15

Registration Deadline
August 6, 2014

Maximum Capacity
30

Venue
Koinonia Coffeehouse, 2945 S. Miami Blvd Durham, NC, 27703
July 17, 2014

WIB-RTP YWIB Event – A Visit to Biogen Idec!

Young Women In Bio (YWIB) events are dedicated to inspiring girls in their biotechnology education and career choices. We encourage girls’ curiosity in biotechnology while nurturing a business and entrepreneurial spirit. Our visit to Biogen Idec will include exposure to many different female life science professionals, their careers and experiences, an in-depth look at a bioscience organization. We’ll also have a hands-on activity.

This event is open to girls in (or entering) 6th and 7th grades. Advanced registration is required. Due to limited seating, walk-ins will not be accepted and parents are unable to participate at the event. Closed-toe shoes and pants are a requirement for participation.

Cost for Event
Members: Free
Non-Members: Free

Venue

YWIB at Biogen Idec, 5000 Davis Drive Research Triangle Park, NC, US, 27709

May 19, 2014

Raising Funding for Rising Companies

Join Women in Bio-RTP in Welcoming  Heather Smith, ‎Managing Director, Head of Private Financing Solutions, Sagent Advisors, based in New York City.

 Whether you work in industry or academia, we all play a role in the financial health of our organizations.  From grant writing to private equity funding, there are reasons behind the success of those who secure the funding.  Come hear about the strategies that lead to success.  Heather Smith, Managing Director, Head of Private Financing Solutions for Sagent Advisors in New York City will be bringing her wealth of expertise to discuss healthcare and technology trends and forecasts, as well as, provide insights into successful financing strategies.  Heather will also discuss what makes a good solid business and what we need to know about market trends that impact all of us - from payer payments, adoption and approval processes, and reimbursements.  And another very important point – you will have the opportunity for YOUR questions to be answered with ample Q&A time.  This will be a time for YOU to ask your burning questions and receive advice from an expert from Wall Street.

Meet our generous sponsors and thank them for their generosity as we are able to reduce our registration rates.

Register

Walk ins are welcome!

March 24, 2014

Spring Networking Event

Cost for Event/Registration Deadlines:

Members (pre-registration): $15
Members (onsite): $20
Non-Members (pre-registration): $30
Non-Members (onsite): $35

Hilton Garden Club, 4620 South Miami Blvd Durham, NC, 27703

Visit the Women in Bio website to register

December 9, 2013

WIB-RTP Holiday Party

The two dynamic life science organizations, WIB-RTP and GWIS, will once again come together for a Holiday Party at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences. It’s that time of the year to unwind, have a warm drink and celebrate!

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
NC Museum of Natural Sciences
11 W. Jones Street, Raleigh, NC  27601

Visit the Women in Bio website for additional information

November 7, 2013

Fall Networking Event

Join Women In Bio-RTP for a Fall social and networking mixer. We will have a coaching session on networking: how to start and end the conversation, how to read body language, how to discover a common ground and interests. 

5:00 - 7:30 pm
First Flight Venture Center
2 Davis Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

Visit the Women in Bio website for additional information

WIB-RTP First Flight Networking Event - November Recap

October 21, 2013

Joint Networking Event WIB and HBA

WIB-RTP and HBA-RTP are joining together to offer you this unique opportunity to expand your professional network

5:30 - 7:30 pm
NC Biotechnology Center
15 T.W. Alexander Drive
Raleigh Triangle Park, NC  27709

Visit the Women in Bio website for additional information

WIB-RTP YWIB Event – A Visit to Biogen Idec!

Young Women In Bio (YWIB) events are dedicated to inspiring girls in their biotechnology education and career choices. We encourage girls’ curiosity in biotechnology while nurturing a business and entrepreneurial spirit. Our visit to Biogen Idec will include exposure to many different female life science professionals, their careers and experiences, an in-depth look at a bioscience organization. We’ll also have a hands-on activity.

This event is open to girls in (or entering) 6th and 7th grades. Advanced registration is required. Due to limited seating, walk-ins will not be accepted and parents are unable to participate at the event. Closed-toe shoes and pants are a requirement for participation.

Cost for Event
Members: Free
Non-Members: Free

Venue

YWIB at Biogen Idec, 5000 Davis Drive Research Triangle Park, NC, US, 27709