The livestream will be recorded and available in full for anyone to watch in the future.
Recognizing Women in Science, Technology and Engineering
The eighth annual STEP Ahead Awards will recognize women in science, technology, engineering and production careers who exemplify leadership within their companies. The Institute’s STEP Ahead Awards gives women across the country a platform to showcase the incredible opportunities the industry has to offer, whether they are running the company, designing the next big product, or testing innovations on the shop floor.
Honoring The Past, Present and Future of Women Manufacturers
On September, 24, 2020, the Institute will recognize 100 women and 30 Emerging Leaders, a category to honor women under the age of 30 who have achieved unique accomplishments at the start of their careers.
STEP Ahead Leadership
- 5:30 p.m. “Pink Carpet” pre-show
- 6:00 p.m. 2020 STEP Ahead Awards Show
- Honoring the Legacy of Women Manufacturers
- 2020 Emerging Leader & Honoree Tributes
- Musical Performance
- 7:00 p.m. 2020 STEP Ahead Awards conclude
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes! All registrants will receive the link to watch the livestream one week prior. You MUST register in order to gain access to the link. You are welcome to share the link with your networks, but we encourage them to register as well to ensure they receive the link in advance.
Dress code is completely up to you this year – HAVE FUN! feel free to dress it up from the waist up, or opt for your PJs or company swag for a comfier option to fit the occasion.
We know that some of you have already (safely) reunited in the office with your teams and may opt to watch the show together. That’s great – and we would still love to see you! Engage with us on social media using the hashtag #MFGwomen throughout the event!