Bridging Science and Business

Vivo Group

Selected Public Seminars and Workshops

“Making the Transition to Leader/Manager" (Workshop) 
MassBioEd, Cambridge MA EVENT LINK
November 7, 2017, 9:00am-4:00pm 

​“Managing Up: How to Influence Your Boss" (Keynote) 
Association of Commercial Professional - Life Sciences (ACP-LS), Annual Meeting, Boston MA EVENT LINK 
October 26, 2017 2:30pm

“Influence Without Authority" (Workshop) 
MassBioEd, Cambridge MA EVENT LINK 
October 22, 2015, 9:00am-4:00pm 

“Strategic Thinking Skills" (Workshop) 
MassBioEd, Cambridge MA EVENT LINK 
September 30, 2015, 9:00am-3:30pm 

“Delegation and Coaching Skills " (Workshop) 
MassBioEd, Cambridge MA EVENT LINK 
June 3, 2015, 9:00am-4:30pm 

“Influence Without Authority" (Workshop) 
MassBioEd, Cambridge MA EVENT LINK 
May 1, 2015, 9:00am-4:00pm 

“Improving Leadership Skills" (Seminar) 
MassBioSciences Career Development Conference, Cambridge MA EVENT LINK
April 29, 2015, 9:00am-4:30pm 

“Negotiation Tactics for Scientists" (Workshop) 
MassBioEd, Cambridge MA EVENT LINK  
June 13, 2014, 9:00am-3:00pm 

“Strategic Communication for Success" (Workshop) 
Healthcare Businesswomen's Association (HBA)
Hosted at Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge MA EVENT LINK 
May 21, 2014, 9:00am-4:00pm 

“Managing With Influence" (Seminar) 
Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
Hosted at Analog Devices, Wilmington MA 
May 15, 2014, 6:00pm-9:00pm

“Transition from Individual Contributor to Leader/Manager" 

Association for Women in Science, Cambridge MA EVENT LINK
March 12, 2014, 6:00pm-8:30pm

“Leading and Managing Effective Life Science Teams" 

MassBioEd, Cambridge MA   EVENT LINK 
March 5&6, 2014, 9:00am-4:00pm 

“Enhancing Mentoring Relationships Through Influence" 

CHADD: Consortium of Harvard Affiliated Offices for Faculty Development and Diversity
Faculty Development Course for Mentors, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston MA EVENT LINK
November 22, 2013, 11:45-12:45 

“Influence Without Authority" (Seminar) 
Harvard University, Cambridge MA EVENT LINK
November 5, 2013, 12:00-1:30 

“Strategic vs. Tactical Thinking" (Workshop) 
WEST event at Broad Institute, Cambridge MA   EVENT LINK 
June 20, 2013, 6:00-9:00pm 

“Biotech 101 for Non-Scientists" (Workshop) 
MassBioEd, Cambridge MA   EVENT LINK 
May 30 & 31, 2013, 9:00am-4:00pm 

Life Science Leadership and Management" (Workshop) 
MassBioEd, Cambridge MA   EVENT LINK 
Wednesday March 13 & 20, 2013, 9:00am-5:00pm 

“Influence Without Authority" (Seminar) 
Brigham and Women's Hospital  EVENT LINK 
Friday, February 1, 2013, 12:00pm-1:30pm 

“Effective Transition from Academia to Industry" 

Women Entrepreneurs in Science & Technology (WEST)
Microsoft Technology Center, Cambridge MA   EVENT LINK 
Thursday, January 24, 2013, 6:00pm-9:00pm

“Negotiation Tactics for Scientists" (Workshop) 
The Bioscience Network (TBN) 
Venture Cafe, One Broadway, 4th Floor, Cambridge MA   EVENT LINK 
Thursday, November 1, 2012, 6:00pm-7:30pm 

"2012 Summer Skill Building Workshops" (Series) 
     1) Delivering Difficult Information - July 11, 2012 
     2) Influence Without Authority - July 18, 2012
     3) Effective Meetings - July 25, 2012 
One Broadway, Cambridge MA   EVENT LINK 
July 11, 18 & 25, 2012, 6:00pm-8:30pm 

“Influence Without Authority” (Seminar) 
Association for Women in Science (AWIS) 
MIT Campus, Cambridge MA   
Wednesday, May 16, 2012, 6:00pm-8:30pm 

“Business Training 101 for Scientists" (Workshop) 
Conference: BioIT World Conference & Expo '12 
Cambridge Marriott, Cambridge MA    
Monday, April 24, 2012, 12:30pm-4:00pm 

“Combination Devices: It Takes Two to Tango” (Moderator) 
Medical Development Group (MDG) 
Foley Hoag Emerging Enterprise Center, Waltham MA  
Wednesday, January 4, 2012, 6:00pm 

“R&D Leadership at the Intersection of Science and Business” (Keynote) 
Conference: Improving Lab Productivity: Being Faster, Smarter, More Compliant 
Cambridge Marriott, Cambridge MA   EVENT LINK 
Wednesday, November 16, 2011, 6:30pm 

“Meet our Local Medical Device Leaders: What is on Their Minds?” (Moderator) 
Medical Development Group (MDG), Waltham, MA   
Wednesday, November 2, 2011, 7:00pm 

“Thriving at the Intersection of Science and Business: How to Transition from Geeky to Business Savvy” 
International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering
ISPE 2011 Product Show  
Gillette Stadium Clubhouse, Foxborough, MA 
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 noon-1pm   

“Gene Stories: How to Sound Like a DNA Expert Without Really Trying” 
Friends of the Concord Free Public Library LINK 
Concord Free Public Library, Concord MA 
May 19, 2011   

“Herding Cats: Effective Leadership in Science” 
MGH, Office for Research Career Development 
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston MA 
January 10, 2011  

“Strategic Networking” 
Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research 
December 7, 2010   

“Strategic Networking 2.0” 
Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research 
November 19, 2010   

“Strategic Leadership Skills in Science and Technology” 
Science Club for Girls, Cambridge, MA 
September 19, 2010   

“Herding Cats: Effective Leadership in Science & Technology” 
Women Entrepreneurs in Science and Technology (WEST)  
Cambridge, MA July 6, 2010   

“Strategic Leadership at the Intersection of Science and Business” 
Association of Strategic Planning (ASP), Boston
March 2, 2010   

“Leadership Skills for Job Seekers” 
Concord Professional Network 
January 19, 2010   

“Communicating Science to Non-Technical Audience” (Panelist) 
Women Entrepreneurs in Science and Technology (WEST) 
October 15, 2009   

“The Intersection of Science and Business” 
Association of MIT Alumna (AMITA) 
May 12, 2009   

“Intrapreneurship: Fostering Innovation within a Large Organzation” (Moderator) 
Technology Review Emerging Technologies (EmTech) Conference at MIT 
September 23-25, 2008   

“Strategies to Improve Productivity in Research and Alliances” (Workshop) 
Discovery Technology & Development Conference 
August 7, 2006

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