The $10,000 grant will be used to accelerate a “Women in Science and Technology Seminar Series” within industry.
On June 24, BioHive held their inaugural Women’s event sponsored by BD, BioMerieux, e4H Architects, Health Catalyst, Known Medicine, MarshMcLennan, Recursion, Seek Labs and JLL Realty. With 180 registrants from 54 companies, attendees packed over 200 STEM Kits in partnership with Utah STEM Action Center for elementary and middle school students, listened to a panel of women leaders in industry moderated by Heather Kirkby of Recursion Pharma, and enjoyed an evening of networking.
BioHive announced a $10,000 seed grant to accelerate a “Women in Science and Technology Seminar Series” within industry. The grant is to expand existing programs, create an industry wide series, incorporate start-ups and mentor young women in the life sciences and healthcare innovation sectors. An advisory committee has been formed and BioHive is thrilled to support this initiative in partnership with industry.
Some of the highlights of the event included: