Thank you to everyone who came to celebrate and support USask-WIC during National Chemistry Week 2019. We had an amazing turnout for trivia and cupcakes!
It was an amazing two-day retreat filled with: ten talks by role models who shared their career path experiences and provided career advice, and two workshop that were aimed towards professional development.
85% of attendees would recommend LOGIC to a friend/colleague.
75% of attendees considered the workshops provided at this years’ LOGIC useful/relevant to their interests.
“A good variety of material was covered which were all valuable. The speakers were all engaging and it was encouraging to see women who are successful in a variety of areas of chemistry.” – LOGIC Attendee
“Really inspirational talks and a fantastic resource of information. Great career advice.” – LOGIC Attendee
“The LOGIC team was incredibly welcoming, professional, and enthusiastic. They clearly all care about the event that they organized.” – LOGIC Attendee
University of Saskatchewan Women in Chemistry (Usask-WiC) is excited to announce that we will be hosting the third annual Leaders Overcoming Gender Inequality in Chemistry (LOGIC) Retreat in June, 2019 with theme:
Women Leading and Excelling!
This is a two-day satellite meeting of the Canadian Chemistry Conference in Quebec City on June 1st and 2nd 2019, and is being held at Laval University.
Start date: Saturday June 1st, 2019 at 2:00 PM
End date: Sunday June 2nd, 2019 at 9:00 PM
The retreat includes plenary lectures, panel discussion, and workshops, all with the aim of providing professional development and networking opportunities to women in the chemical sciences across Canada while conversing on issues about gender equity.
This workshop has and continues to attract the best young female scientists in Canada and we are aiming for 150 attendees in 2019. This workshop provides a unique opportunity for networking and demonstrating support for diversity in tomorrow’s innovators.
** If you have any dietary restrictions please contact us to let us know so that we can make sure there are options for you!