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Women in Bioscience 2024

May 23 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm EDT

A celebration of female scientists and entrepreneurs in Maine

Join us on May 23rd from 4:30-7PM for our seventh annual Women in Bioscience event at Halo at the Point in Portland for an inspiring keynote address, networking, and delicious food and drinks.

Women in Bioscience is a celebration of female scientists and entrepreneurs highlighting success stories and insights on navigating career advantages and overcoming obstacles. More than just a networking event, this gathering is about empowerment.

Prepare for a captivating keynote address featuring Amy VanHaren, CEO & Founder of pumpspotting. Attendees will have the opportunities to connect with like-minded individuals, exchange ideas, and build valuable relationships than can propel your career forward.

Keynote Speaker

Amy VanHaren, CEO & Founder, pumpspotting

Amy VanHaren is the CEO and founder of Pumpspotting, a women’s health technology company. Pumpspotting is closing the gap in maternal health through accessible breastfeeding solutions. Amy created Pumpspotting after struggling to feed both her family and career. Traveling 25,000 miles cross-country on her Breast Express RV she sparked a movement for mothers. Under her leadership, the company has served over 75,000 parents and designed lactation solutions for organizations from Fortune 100 companies to small businesses to NASA.

Amy is a former brand builder for iconic brands like Patagonia and Stonyfield and powerhouse in FamTech. Forbes recognized her as a Next 1000 Entrepreneur and Fast Company a creator of a World-Changing Idea. Vogue featured her leadership in the breastfeeding revolution. Amy is a Mainer, mother, and fierce advocate for creating support systems for women and families.

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Details

Date:
May 23
Time:
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm EDT

Organizer

BioME
Phone:
2078088889
Email:
info@mainebioscience.org
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Venue

Halo at the Point
20 Van Aken Way
Portland, ME 04102 United States
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