NEXT VIRTUAL MEETING
January 21, 2021
Dr. Danielle Lynn Cote
Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
"Creating a Welcoming Technical Workplace: Stories and Personal Experience"
Why create a welcoming workplace? Besides increasing job satisfaction, several studies show it helps increase the bottom line! Dr. Danielle Cote, member of the ASM IDEA Committee, shares experiences and advice about creating an inclusive, welcoming environment for everyone in the STEM arena. Anecdotes will be coupled with simple explanations of issues that tend to affect productivity and inclusion in the work place. In particular, the webinar will focus on effective communication strategies, improving teamwork, and how to be an advocate for yourself and others. Tips and resources will be shared to provide actionable changes to benefit the entire organization.
Dr. Cote is an Assistant Professor in Materials Science & Engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. She received her B.S. from the University of New Hampshire in Chemical Engineering and M.S. and Ph.D. in Materials Science & Engineering from WPI. She also worked as a research engineer at Saint-Gobain High Performance Materials. Her current research involves computational thermodynamic and kinetic modeling for rapidly solidified materials, particularly applied to powder alloy development for additive manufacturing applications. Dr. Cote is a member of the ASM committee on Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Awareness (IDEA Committee).
DATE: Thursday January 21, 2021
LOCATION: Virtual - Register below to receive a log-in info
TIME: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EDT) Featured Speaker
PRICE: FREE (must register)
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