The Leadership Lab for Women in STEM takes place over three sessions, each centered around a given theme.

Session 1: Women in STEM: Bias, Barriers, and Opportunities—April 28-30

Day One Day Two Day Three

Welcome and Program Overview

Complex Factors Impacting Women in STEM Professions
Kathleen Buse

Lunch

Persisting in STEM: Bias, Barriers and Opportunities
Diana Bilimoria, Kathleen Buse

Cocktail Reception

Leadership as a Relationship: Part 1
Ellen Van Oosten

Lunch with Executive Coaches

Leadership as a Relationship: Part 2
Ellen Van Oosten

Peer Coaching

Personal Vision
Ellen Van Oosten

Coaching and Assignments:

  • Vision Statement
  • Emotional and Social Competency
  • Inventory (ESCI)
  • Coaching Call 1: Personal Vision

Session 2: High-impact Leadership for Women in STEM—June 17-19

Day One Day Two Day Three

Leadership for Results: Part 1
Ellen Van Oosten

Lunch

Leadership for Results: Part 2
Ellen Van Oosten

Peer Coaching

Effective Leadership Tools
Negotiation
Diana Bilimoria

Lunch

Believe to Achieve 
Kathleen Buse

Panel Discussion: Effective Leadership in STEM

Effective Leadership Tools (continued)
Diana Bilimoria and Kathleen Buse

Effective Communication
Diana Bilimoria

Coaching and Assignments

  • Coaching Call 2: ESCI Interpretation

Session 3: Skills and Strategies for Leading the Way Forward in STEM—July 29-30

Day One Day Two

Transformation Begins with You
Kathleen Buse and Ellen Van Oosten

Lunch

Sustaining the Learning
Ellen Van Oosten

Peer Coaching

Navigating and Transforming the Organization 
Diana Bilimoria

You, Your Manager and Your Organization
Kathleen Buse

Closing and program evaluation, presentation of graduate certificates

Individual Coaching

Coaching Call 3: Learning Plan (occurs outside of program timeframe)