WiM Connecticut Tech, Tour, Talk, Tequila and Tonic Event

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Wednesday, October 9, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM (EDT)
UConn Innovation Partnership Building
159 Discovery Dr
Storrs, CT 06269

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Join us for a tour and networking event!
Tech, Tour, and Talk
3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

What does our Tech, Tour, Talk, Tequila and Tonic event entail? Attendees will first join us at the Innovation Partnership Building at UConn Tech Park, University of Connecticut's premier center for cutting edge research and industry collaboration and innovation. The IPB provides an ecosystem that inspires great ideas, pushing the envelope for next generation solutions. We'll tour the facility and learn more about research and technical opportunities available to Connecticut manufacturing companies. 


Tech-ila and Tonic
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Following the tour, all are invited to gather at The Hop Knot for some networking over appetizers and drinks - try their signature drink, the Tech-ila Sunrise!

Student members of UCONN’s Women in Business Group and the Management & Engineering for Manufacturing Society are invited to join us for both the tour and networking event! 

The Hop Knot
625 Middle Tpke
Storrs, CT 06268


Learn more about UConn's IPB:

The IPB strengthens Connecticut’s economic future by connecting leading industries with outstanding research facilities and fosters new, innovative partnerships with entrepreneurs and with companies of all sizes.

The IPB. A hot spot of technological assets and intellectual energy where exceptional innovation, collaboration and partnerships deliver the future. Read more

Amanda Wiriya
Amanda Wiriya Manufacturing Support Manager Wepco Plastics
Beth Devine
Beth Devine Owner CT Manufacturers' Resource Group
Christina Franco
Christina Franco Human Resources Manager Turbine Technologies, Inc.
Dezire Burke
Dezire Burke Chief People & Culture Officer Turbine Technologies, Inc.
Jenny Drescher
Jenny Drescher Founding Partner The Bolder Company
Kaitlin Buckley
Kaitlin Buckley HR Representative TRUMPF Inc.
Kim Karl
Kim Karl Senior Vice President, Commercial Lending United Bank
Kimberly Mix
Kimberly Mix Accounting/HR Supervisor Traver IDC
Molly Kellogg
Molly Kellogg President/CEO Hubbard-Hall, Inc.
Rachel Rosen
Rachel Rosen Dept. Mgr. - Envtl. Services Burns & McDonnell
Ruth DeLisle
Ruth DeLisle Technical Support Technician CNC Software, Inc.
Sarah Michaud
Sarah Michaud Talent Manager TRUMPF Inc.
Shannon King
Shannon King Public Affairs Manager Connecticut Business & Industry Assoc.
14 Other Registered Attendees

For More Information:

Rachel Pelletier
Rachel Pelletier
Membership and Chapter Development Coordinator
Individual Professional