2017 New Jersey Inspiring Women in STEM Conference

BioNJ’s Third Annual Inspiring Women in STEM Conference on December 1, 2017 featured forward-thinking presentations, informative panel discussions, audience participation exercises and quality networking.

The conference was more timely than ever as we find ourselves in a pivotal time for women in the workforce. From practical advice on effective ways to navigate your career to the opportunity to learn from the experiences of successful women who have traveled remarkable journeys, participants came away with valuable and actionable ideas and guidance.


  • A Conversation with STEM Leaders featuring Michele Korfin, Vice President, Market Access, Kite Pharma, Inc., Board Member, BioNJ and Theresa Matkovits, Ph.D., Senior Vice President, Drug Development, ContraVir Pharmaceuticals
  • Creating the Best Places to Work for Women
  • Making the Most of a Women's Network
  • How to Stay on the Edge of Innovation

View the full 2017 agenda here and read "Life lessons from women in STEM: Balance and beyond" published by ROINJ for a great recap.