Participants will engage in meaningful networking opportunities that will positively impact their future endeavors
Participants will increase their knowledge and understanding of both industry-specific information and career development competencies
Participants will gain insight into effective leadership practices and grow their own leadership toolkits
Friday & Saturday, March 2-3, 2018
The two-day conference will be held at the Cal Maritime campus on March 2nd and 3rd, 2018.
The conference will focus on supporting the success of women in maritime, transportation, and related industries. It is open to all interested parties, and will feature programming for aspiring STEM students in high school, current students, recent graduates, and professionals. It will offer excellent opportunities for career development, authentic leadership and productive networking for women and those who venture to support them.
Conference presentations will be structured in the following tracks:
o Career Exploration for young women in high school and community college interested in pursuing careers in maritime, transportation, and related fields
o Career Preparation for current undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at Cal Maritime and in similar courses of study, as well as new professionals within three to five years of college graduation
o Career Development for working professionals currently employed in maritime, transportation, and related fields