STEP Forward Hampton Roads

Thursday, 06/06/2019

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Manufacturing Institute, Arconic Foundation and United Scrap Metal, Inc. are pleased to present Science, Technology, Engineering, & Production (STEP) Forward: Hampton Roads, a networking event targeted to advance women in manufacturing.

STEP Forward is part of the Institute’s larger STEP Ahead initiative to empower women in manufacturing. The STEP Forward networking series is designed to provide attendees an opportunity to discuss best practices and solutions to attract and retain women in the industry.

5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Networking Reception
Join us for a networking reception before this engaging forum. Complimentary beverages and light fare will be provided.

6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Panel Discussion
This panel will feature key industry leaders to discover strategies on how best to lead and adapt working cultures where women can thrive.
Audra Butler, National Managing Director of Sales, United Scrap Metal, Inc.
Kelli Gilliam, Welding Apprentice Craft Instructor/Foreman, Huntington Ingalls Industries – Newport News Shipbuilding
Jasmine Price, Continuous Improvement Lead, Arconic
Schwanzetta Williams, Director of Talent Acquisition, Smithfield Foods, Inc.

We would be delighted to count you and your colleagues among our group of leaders at this event. From the C-Suite to the factory floor, it is together that we can take the next STEP Forward.

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Event Location:
Newport News Marriott at City Center
740 Town Center Drive
Newport News, VA 23606

Contact Info:
AJ Jorgenson

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