Singapore Women in Science

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A listing of regular events which the Singapore women in science network host for women in science, technology and the medical research industry looking to network and advance their careers.

The Singapore women in science network hosts monthly talks and networking events, the details of which can be found below.

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Paths to Excellence - Celebrating Journeys in Life Science

  • Breakthrough Theatre Matrix, level 4 Singapore (map)

There are many career paths in life science, each with its own set of challenges and rewards. In conjunction with International Women's Day, Biotech Connection Singapore (BCS) and Singapore Women in Science (SgWIS) jointly present our next panel discussion event - Paths to Excellence - Celebrating Journeys in Life Science.

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Join us as we bring together a diverse panel of female speakers who have succeeded in different ways. From conducting impactful research in academia, starting a life science company as an entrepreneur, creating a blockbuster product in industry, to becoming a successful venture capitalist, the career stories of these women will be showcased in a panel discussion to provide inspiration to the rest of us still seeking our own career paths.

Event details:

6:30 - 7:00pm  Registration
7:00 - 7:10pm  Introduction of BCS and SgWIS
7:10 - 8:10pm  Panel Discussion
8:10 - 8:30pm  Q&A
8:30 - 9:00pm  Networking (Dinner and wine will be provided)



Executive Director of Global Innovation Hub, MSD International GmbH

Linda J. KENNEY, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator, Mechanobiology Institute, National University of Singapore

Siew Hwa ONG, Ph.D.

Chairman of BioSingapore, Director & Chief Scientist, Acumen Research Laboratories

Panel Moderator:


Director of Life Science and Healthcare, Budding Innovations