ASTTBC BCWiT Represent at Microsoft Event

ASTTBC & BC Women in Technology (BCWiT) Member Megan Chambers, AScT participated in the Women in STEM panel as part of the kick off to the Microsoft celebration of International Women’s Week at the Microsoft Store in Metrotown. This event created the magic of bringing women together in one space to discuss accomplishments, challenges, and dreams, as well as empower the youth of tomorrow to embrace today’s opportunities and overcome obstacles. The panel a discussion focused on what it has meant to be a woman in the STEM industries, networking, and a STEM workshop.
The talent-packed panel of women included:
Shay Kingsbury: Development Manager at EA
Megan Chambers: Structural Design Technologist at ISL Engineering and Land Services
Dr. Chen Wan: Sector Manager, Health at Genome British Columbia
Colette Cheung: Client Executive at IBM
Khristine Carino: Director of Communications at SCWIST
Selyn Chen: IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) Vancouver Chair & IEEE WIE West Canada Chair