Out to Innovate™ 2014

Out to Innovate™ 2014

National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals presents “Out to Innovate™ 2014”, a two-day career summit for LGBTQI students, faculty and professionals in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. This will be a joint event with the OSTEM 4th National Conference. Join us November 8-9, 2014 at Georgia Tech in Atlanta for a weekend of sharing, mentoring, learning, workshops, poster session, and career resources. Download a flyer to share with your colleagues.

What to expect at this event:

  • Keynote Address
  • Workshops on Leadership and Your Community
    • Being Out on Campus
    • Being a Minority within a Minority
    • Mentoring and Career Advancement
    • Gender Identity and Gender Expression in the STEM Workplace: Perspectives, Challenges, and Best Practices
    • Employee Resource Groups
  • Workshops on Your STEM Interests
    • Careers in Information Technology
    • Careers in Engineering
    • Careers in Health Care
    • Careers in Biological Science
    • Careers in Physical Science
  • Workshops on Your Career
    • Careers in Academics
    • Careers in Government
    • Careers in the Entrepreneurial Environment
    • Careers in Industry
  • Out and Accomplished: Featured Speakers Panel and Discussion
  • Saturday night NOGLSTP Recognition Awards Gala Dinner
  • Poster Session – Undergraduate, graduate, and post-doctoral students are encouraged to submit posters of their work/studies for viewing during the summit and discussion during the closing reception.
  • Career Opportunity Fair • Interview Opportunities for employment
  • Resume writing session
  • OSTEM programming: student centered, affinity-groups, flash presentations, and more