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2011 Speakers

 Sarah Shirk-- Outreach Director, Women in Science and Engineering (WISE), University of Illinois Chicago

 Eileen Gelblat--Senior Engineer at Alcatel-Lucent
 Sue Ellen Gerchman--Teacher at Crone Middle School, Former Biochemist
 Ayana Goin--OEM Service Engineer Leader at Cummins Inc.
 Marcie Schatz--Director of Transportation, Engineering and Development, City of Naperville 
 
Breakout Sessions    
 Physics is For Girls
        Mandy Rominsky, Postdoctoral researcher at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
 Software Engineering : Lean and Agile Development
        Ronna Smith-Zahner, Head of Research and Design, Nokia Siemens Network
 Planes, Trains, & Automobiles : Mechanical Engineering Makes Things Move!
        Ayana Goin, OEM Service Engineer Leader and Cummins Inc.
 Biomedical Engineering : The happy medium between pre-med and engineering 
        Pushpa Samuel, Biomedical Research and Development Engineer at Hemosphere
 Environmental Engineering : More than Hugging Trees 
        Christina Magerkurth, Environmental Engineering Consultant at Magerkurth Associates Inc.

Student and College Panel
 Amna Mahmud--College Senior from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 Sofie Leon--Graduate student from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 Sara Hahn--Recent College Graduate, Biology/Earth Science Teacher at Naperville Central High School

 Nina Tandon--2011 TED Fellow, Electrical and Biomedical Engineer at Columbia University's Laboratory for Stem Cells and Tissue Engineering