Athena Events and Programs

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Athena hosts over 50 programs a year on topics from soft skills to cutting-edge technology. Featuring renowned industry leaders, experts and entrepreneurs, each unique Athena program is strategically designed to foster career advancement and leadership development. Connected leaders and current topics collide to create a lineup of can't-miss programs!  

Don't miss these upcoming events!   


2018 Members Only Holiday Party

Jingle and mingle with food and beverage during Athena's  annual Members Only Holiday Party. Join us for great food, conversation, networking and frivolity as we thank you for being a valued part of our community. 

Date/Time Thursday, December 13, 2018 | 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Location Denton's | 4655 Executive Drive, Suite 700, San Diego
Cost This one's on us, members!
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Associate Special Interest Group (ASIG) Committee | Negotiating Your Success

Kick off the new year in a workshop designed to uncover negotiation styles and provide attendees with insight and tips that can be put to immediate use. Hosted by Illumina's Christina Hepburn, the night will include a brief presentation and deep dive into negotiation styles before wrapping with a candy bar negotiation game, where participants will have a chance to test the skills discussed over the course of the evening. 

Date/Time Thursday, January 17, 2019 | 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Location TBD
Cost $15 Members, $35 Non-Members
Sponsored members complimentary with discount code
  Registration will open soon

 


Signature Series Committee |
Achieve Success Through Storytelling

San Diego's own Ann marie Houghtailing - highly sought after keynote, coach and author - joins us on Thursday, January 31, 2019  for a program around ensuring your own successes with your personal story. Ann marie will touch on topics such as: rules of engagement, getting what you need to advance and self-advocacy.

Date/Time Thursday, January 31, 2019 | 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Location TBD
Cost $30 Members, $50 Non-Members
Sponsored members complimentary with discount code
  Registration will open soon

 


Life Sciences Special Interest Group (LSIG) Committee | 
Living Heart Healthy and Stress-Free

February is American Heart Month, where people around the country wear red to raise awareness about women and heart disease. The LSIG committee's February 2019 program will feature a panel of doctors, professors and a professional woman who raised the bar by creating work/life balance for herself and ensuring a path and a model for other women in her office to achieve the same.

Date/Time February 2019 date TBA | 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Location TBD
Cost $20 Members, $40 Non-Members
Sponsored members complimentary with discount code
  Registration will open soon

Technology Special Interest Group (TSIG) Committee | 
GDPR and Data Privacy

It seems like data breaches and hacks are commonplace these days. We expect our data to be kept safe, but what does that entail? What is the EU's newly-adopted General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and how does it impact you? 

Date/Time February 2019 date TBA | 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Location TBD
Cost $20 Members, $40 Non-Members
Sponsored members complimentary with discount code
  Registration will open soon

 


Signature Series Committee | 
Impact of Social Media

There's no denying social media is a part of life, but the positive and negative impacts - mentally, physically, emotionally - are still hotly debated. Join us at California State University San Marcos for what's sure to be an enlightening program with a panelist discussion and an open Q&A forum.

Date/Time March 21, 2019 | 5:30 - 8:00 PM
Location California State University San Marcos
333 S Twin Oaks Valley Rd, San Marcos
Cost $30 Members, $50 Non-Members
Sponsored members complimentary with discount code
  Registration will open soon