The Santa Clara Valley Chapter of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and
Biology provides the opportunity to stay informed about developments in
technology and medicine associated with all types of biomedical engineering.
EMBS meetings include the opportunity to sit down with the speaker over dinner before the formal presentation. Get details here.
|Summary: EMBS Meeting|
March 20, 2019, 7:30 PM
Room M-114, Alway Building, Stanford University Medical School
Title: Quick Pitch - Don't be Caught Pitchless!
Speaker: Donna Griffit
Entrepreneurial Communications Consultant, https://donnagriffit.com
You might be called up on stage to pitch...
You might be at a networking event...
You might even strike up a conversation waiting in line for a coffee and realize - hey - I need to pitch!
Bottom line: You never know if the next person you meet could change your life! You want to be armed with the perfect story of your idea or venture at any given moment. Time permitting a few members will get to pitch their story and get expert feedback.
Donna Griffit, Corporate Storyteller, has worked globally for over a decade with Fortune 500 companies, startups and investors in a wide variety of industries. She has consulted and trained clients in over 30 countries, helping them create, edit and deliver verbal and written presentations, pitches and messages.
|More information, dinner invitation, and maps can be found here.|
|Bio2device Group Meeting|
The Bio2Device Group (B2DG) is a premier organization dedicated to all professionals in the Life Sciences industry within the San Francisco Bay Area. Membership is free and open to anyone in the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Device, Diagnostics, Healthcare, Life Science Tools, and Laboratory Service industries.
The Bio2Device Group's events provide the latest industry information through weekly educational programs and face-to-face interactive opportunities to build and maintain a career network. The educational talks are designed to help members keep up to date, continue to grow in their field, as well as explore other industry sectors and corporate functions.
More details are here.
|SF Bay Area Biomedical Engineering Society Quarterly Meetings|
The Mission of the BMES is to build and support the biomedical engineering community, locally, nationally and internationally, with activities designed to communicate recent advances, discoveries, and inventions; promote education and professional development; and integrate the perspectives of the academic, medical, governmental, and business sectors.
For more information, contact Denise Forkey, Co-Founder and President, (650) 799-9258 or email@example.com.
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