Events have included a lecture on implicit bias, a workshop on communication and negotiation skills, a talk on high performance work-life balance, a panel of "power couples," and a panel on modern feminism.
About Cindy Gallop and her keynote "Power, and How to Find It in Places You Didn't Expect ('11):
"That woman! She has an attitude!"
"The anecdotes were fantastic, I loved that she talked about taboo subjects."
"Not a typical MIT speaker, very worthwhile!"
About the Communications Workshop ('11):
"I learned so much about myself from observing others' responses."
About the Modern Feminist Voices Panel ('11):
"I loved the openness of the speakers and willingness to share personal experiences with sexism."
About the Implicit Bias keynote ('10):
"For so many of the situations I said to myself, 'That is my boss.'"
"Anyone interested in doing a startup should understand implicit bias." (from a male graduate student)