Welcome to WIST 2017

The 14th Women in Science and Technology Conference

Saturday May 20, 2017 – All-day event

Ida and Cecil Green Faculty Club (UCSD Faculty Club)


The WIST conference is:

– A one-day symposium focusing on career and personal development, as well as peer networking
– Inspiring, prominent keynote speakers
– Exciting and informative workshops, round-tables, and seminars for individuals at all stages of their careers in both academia and industry
– An excellent opportunity to network, develop new skills, and explore career opportunities with 300 attendees from the scientific community


About the organizer
Dr. DeeAnn Viskdeeann2016
DeeAnn Visk, PhD, is a freelance medical writer and editor living in the San Diego area. She enjoys writing for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News on biotechnology innovations. Her areas of expertise include: high throughput screening, microscopy, genetics, molecular diagnostics, and molecular biology. DeeAnn is experienced in writing: Peer-reviewed scientific research articles, posters, keynote and conference presentations, SOPs, white papers, case studies, news articles, and blogs.