• Women In Tech Luncheon

    • Nov 19, 2014, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
    • Tappan Hill Mansion
    • 81 Highland Ave
    • (GPS: 200 Gunpowder Lane)
    • Tarrytown, NY 10591
  • ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.
    Walk-ins are welcome at the door

    The WCA is pleased to honor leading women scientists in Westchester's tech, life science, biotech, medtech, healthtech communities and digital healthcare sectors, as part of our celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week. 

    We're thrilled to welcome Manoush Zomorodi, host and managing editor WNYC's "New Tech City", who will deliver the luncheon keynote speech and present the awards to our honorees, a distinguished group of women pioneering some of the world’s most importance science. The honorees are responsible for engineering the CDC’s flu vaccine; researching new breast cancer treatments; discovering breakthroughs in cerebral palsy therapies; tackling drug-resistant viruses; and advancing DNA sequencing.


    Honorees:
    Dr. Soo Young Yang, Founder, Chairman, Histogenetics
    Dr. Kathleen Friel, Ph.D. Director, Clinical Laboratory for Early Brain Injury Recovery, Burke-Cornell Medical Research Institute
    Ms. Julia P. Gregory, Chief Executive Officer, ContraFect
    Dr. Chau Dang, Chief, West Harrison Medical Oncology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Dr. Doris Bucher, Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, New York Medical College

    Gold Sponsor:
    Sterling Bank

    Silver Sponsor:
    Tompkins Mahopac Bank

    Bronze Sponsor:
    Houlihan Parnes Realtors LLC I Women's Leadership Institute at Manhattanville College

    $110 members; $130 future members

    For more information or sponsorship information contact Laura Montopoli, 

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