Minorities and Women in OSA



Minorities & Women in OSA

The Minorities and Women in OSA is an important networking resource dedicated to providing educational and networking opportunities, career support and grant information. MWOSA programming includes guest speaker presentations on topics and issues of special interest to female and minority scientists.


Video Title/Description
MWOSA Event 2011: OSA Board Panel Discussion (Part 3 of 3)

The MWOSA tea panel discussion featuring OSA's CEO Elizabeth Rogan, and OSA Board of Directors members Jannick Rolland, University of Rochester; Donna Strickland, University of Waterloo & Laura Weller-Brophy, FluoroLogic, Inc.

Jie Qiao, PhD MBA - Path to Entrepreneurship - Intersecting Science, Technology, Engineering and Entrepreneurship - (part 1 of 2)

Jie Qiao, founder and chair of Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Entrepreneurship (WiSTEE), leads discussions on being "opportunity obsessed" as an entrepreneur in the fields of optics and photonics.


WiSTEE May 2013 Newsletter

Jie Qiao, PhD MBA "Path to Entrepreneurship - Intersecting Science, Technology, Engineering and Entrepreneurship." - Engeneering Entrepreneurship Through the Eyes of Women Leaders (part 2 of 2)

Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and In the second part of this two-part lecture, Jie Qiao (founder and chair of WiSTEE) shares her experiences, challenges, and success stories as an entrepreneur.


WiSTEE May 2013 Newsletter

2013 MWOSA Networking Reception featuring Dr. Jie Qiao

MWOSA 2013 speaker Dr. Jie Qiao discussed women leadership in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Entrepreneurship; bridging the gap between Science and Business; and providing a forum to learn, connect and lead.

MWOSA Tea 2008: Past President Panel (3 of 3)

MWOSA Tea 2008: Past President Panel FiO in Rochester, NY (Part 3 of 3)


Full Interview Transcript (PDF)

MWOSA Tea 2008: Past President Panel (2 of 3)

MWOSA Tea 2008: Past President Panel FiO in Rochester, NY (Part 2 of 3)


Full Interview Transcript (PDF)

MWOSA Tea 2008: Past President Panel (1 of 3)

MWOSA Tea 2008: Past President Panel FiO in Rochester, NY (Part 1 of 3)


Full Interview Transcript (PDF)

MWOSA Event 2012: Jennifer Kruschwitz Presentation (Part 2 of 2)

OSA member and thin-film consultant Jennifer Kruschwitz shared her advice about how to prepare for a career in consulting during a Minorities and Women in OSA (MWOSA) event. Jennifer is Digital Rochester's 2012 Technology Woman of the Year.

MWOSA Event 2012: Jennifer Kruschwitz Presentation (Part 1 of 2)

OSA member and thin-film consultant Jennifer Kruschwitz shared her advice about how to prepare for a career in consulting during a Minorities and Women in OSA (MWOSA) event. Jennifer is Digital Rochester's 2012 Technology Woman of the Year.

MWOSA Event 2011: OSA Board Panel Discussion (Part 1 of 3)

The MWOSA tea panel discussion featuring OSA's CEO Elizabeth Rogan, and OSA Board of Directors members Jannick Rolland, University of Rochester; Donna Strickland, University of Waterloo & Laura Weller-Brophy, FluoroLogic, Inc.

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