Summer Events and Opportunities!

Summer in Portland is wonderful!
Join our next HAPPY HOUR on July 12th
5:00-8:30pm, location TBD.

The Alliance for Visible Diversity in Science (AVDS) is holding their next informal happy hour on Thursday June 29th at the Feathered Nesst (OHSU) from 5-7pm. All are welcome! Visit our events page or their website for more information. For parking information on Marquam hill click here.

Science on Tap: Evolution under the Influence – The coevolution of humans and yeast. . July 6th, 7pm, Clinton Street Theatre. More info on our events page or here.

Science Pub Portland: Placenta and long-term health
July 6th, 7pm, McMenamins Mission Theater. More info on our events page or here.

Portland Women in Technology (PDXWIT) are screening the movie “She started it” on July 10th, Portland General Electric @ 5:30pm. It’s free! Please register here.

Join a brown-bag lunch webinar on Affirmative Attention: Advancing Science Through Diversity brought to us by the Society for Neuroscience and hosted by the Alliance for Visible Diversity in Science. This webinar will be broadcast on July 17th from 11-noon in MacHall (OHSU) Room 1115. For parking information on Marquam hill click here.

Science on Tap: Microbes and the human gut. 
July 17th, 7pm, Alberta Street Theatre. More info on our events page or ​here.

Science Pub Portland: Total solar eclipse
July 18th, 7pm, Empirical Theater, OMSI. More info on our events page or here.

Whether you are in high tech, advanced manufacturing, food and beverage, outdoor gear and apparel or bioscience, diversity and inclusion are essential to driving innovation. Join the Oregon Bioscience Association on July 20th in Hillsboro as they highlight the impact of diversity in the workplace, starting with creating opportunities for all Oregonians. Visit their website for more information.

Science Pub Portland: Total solar eclipse. 
August 3rd, 7pm, McMenamins Mission Theatre. More info on our events page or 
here.

Science on Tap: The neuroscience of pain. 
Clinton Street Theatre, September 5th, 7pm. More info on our events page or here.

Save the date: Science Hack Day Portland, September 9-10, 2017! Visit the website for more information.

Apply now: OpenCon is the conference and community for students and early career academic professionals interested in advancing Open Access, Open Education and Open Data. OpenCon2017  will take place in Berlin Nov 11-13 and is now accepting applications.

Are you interested in boosting your negotiation skills? If you are interested to learn more about our negotiation bootcamp or you would like to be placed on the waitlist for upcoming events, please click here.

Are you interested in Science Writing? Check out the NeuWrite Group. Their goal is to connect scientists and writers and improve the work of both groups. The group originally started back east among neuroscientists, but now it’s open to all kinds of scientists and has a newly formed Portland Chapter. Visit their website for more information.