The Association for Women in Science (AWIS) is excited to present an innovative lineup of industry and academic leaders in STEM for our 2019 Innovation and Inclusion Summit and Awards Ceremony on April 24, 2019, at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, DC. This event gathers over 200 of the most influential leaders in science and technology to further conversation, connect powerful ideas, recognize our awardees’ accomplishments, and celebrate women in STEM. Speakers from the 2018 Innovation and Inclusion Summit include Marc Tessier-Lavigne, MD, FRS FRSC FMedSci; Talmadge E. King, Jr., MD; Kimberly Clemenson, MS, MBA; and Holly J. Falk-Krzesinski, PhD.

2019 Awards

Pinnacle Award

Leadership Award

Game Changer Award

Next Generation Award

Honoring an individual’s lifetime of innovative achievements in STEM and commitment to workplace diversity.

Commending an experienced STEM leader for fostering a high representation of women in leadership and supportive workplace policies.

Recognizing an exemplary company whose diversity and inclusion efforts represent a true ally to the pursuit of workplace equality.

Highlighting an early career leader in STEM who is a visible and vocal advocate for diversity and inclusive scientific practices.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Contact Lori Devine to learn about sponsorship options and opportunities to incorporate your brand at the AWIS Summit and Awards Dinner. See the 2018 Innovation and Inclusion Summit sponsors.

Lori Devine
(202) 588-8157 x209

2019 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors

Supporting Sponsor

Media Sponsor

Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium

1301 Constitution Avenue NW Washington, D.C. 20240

1667 K Street NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20006
(202) 588-8175

The Association for Women in Science (AWIS) is a global network with 80 grassroots chapters and affiliates connecting more than 100,000 professionals in STEM with members, allies and supporters worldwide.


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